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Interior architect, SIO

CURRICULUM VITAE

1921-1998
Birthplace Turku, Finland

Training:
Interior architect, SIO, Institute for Applied Arts (now University Of Art And Design Helsinki), Helsinki, Finland 1949

Exhibitions:
1978 'Muoto-Form' exhibition, Kunsthalle Helsinki
- Entered designs at three Milan Triennales
- Kilta chair, MoMa, New York, USA (the Kilta chair has also been included in numerous exhibitions around the world)

Acknowledgements and awards:
1989 Finnish Association of Interior Architects SIO honorary member
1985 Central Chamber Of Commerce gold medal
1979 Knight of the Order of the White Rose of Finland
1977 State Applied Arts Commission's award
1955 Gold medal at the Finnish general fair for the Kilta chair

- 1960-1971 Teacher of construction drawing at the Institute for Applied Arts (now University Of Art And Design Helsinki)