Country

Designer

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born in 1966, Helsinki, Finland.

Education:
Graduate from the Department of Furniture Design, 1995
Lahti Institute of Design

Professional Appointments:
Design Office Antti Kotilainen 1998-
Freelance designer 1992–1998

Grants:
State grant for artist, 2011
Finnish culture foundation 2009
State grant for artist, 2006-2008
Finnish- Swedish Culture Foundation 2004
Finnish Culture Foundation 1999, 2003
Olga and Vilho Linnamo Foundation 1999, 1995, 1993
Lahti Design Institute 1995

Prizes and honours:
Furniture Designer of the Year, SIO 2007
Good Design Award of the Chicago Athenaeum Museum 2004
Good Design Award of the Chicago Athenaeum Museum 2002