The Tiuku Clock Puts a Modern Spin on the Grandfather Clock

By: Katherine Vong - Published:   Updated: Aug 15 2011 • References: arikanerva & contemporist
Adding a traditional grandfather clock to a contemporary-furnished home can look stuffy and awkward. Enter the Tiuku Clock by Finnish designer Ari Kanerva. It will give your home the classicism of an oldschool timepiece but with a chic aesthetic that could fit into any modern setting.

Its tall, sleek two-legged structure and simple pendulum and face are minimalism maximized. So if you're looking for a sophisticated home accent, the Tiuku Clock is it.

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