His studio is in Rotterdam, he was born in Finland and trained at Malmstens Linköping University in Stockholm, he obtained a degree from Design Academy Eindhoven and he was one of the nominees for Best Performance in Greenhouse 2020.
Tell us about your product!
“The chair is actually a really simple design comprising a frame covered in thick matte fabric that forms a back. It can be taken apart for flat packing. The idea was that I could make it myself and not be dependent on a manufacturer.”
How did it feel to be nominated for Best Performance?
“It’s always cool to be nominated. It’s a real honor!”
What impact do you think being selected for the Greenhouse will have on your career?
“It’s a fantastic platform, particularly for meeting people from the Scandinavian furniture industry, and being a nominee has raised my profile.”
You also visited Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair last year – what do you think about the fair?
“It’s a fantastic fair and all the exhibitors are top quality. It’s not too big, so you have time to check out everyone you want to see. It’s good to have everything concentrated within a reasonable space.”