Sven Arne Gillgren

Sven Arne Gillgren (1913-1992), Swedish designer and craftsman, educated
at the University of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm. He took over as
artistic director at Guldsmedsaktiebolaget (GAB) from Jacob Ängman, and
his works are represented at Stockholm’s Nationalmuseum.


Ranka is an example of modern cutlery at its best. With its clean lines and
timeless design, it is both functional and beautiful. The simple silhouette
and discreet ornamentation complement the matte finish stainless steel,
and the cutlery has also become a genuine classic because it is so comfortable to hold in the hand.