Education

2016-

Aalto University, School of Arts and Design
Product and Spatial Design
Master of Arts

2011- 2015
Lahti University of Applied Sciences
Institute of Design and Fine Arts
Bachelor’s Degree programme of Interior Architecture and Furniture Design

Spring 2014
University of Arts Utrecth, exchange semester

2009-2011
Turku University of Applied Sciences
Bachelor’s Degree programme of Product Design

2005-2008
Mynämäki Craft and Design College
Degree of Metal Artisan

2003-2005
Kastu’s Upper Secondary School
The Finnish Matriculation Examination

Design related work experience

2017-
Board member of TOKYO, Students of Art, Design and Architecture in Aalto University

Spring 2017 + winter 2015
Being a substitute teacher at HEO + lecture/workshop at Helsinki adult education college (HEO) about intuitive and rational designing processes

Summer 2015
Designing the exhibition layout and curating the exhibition for Lahti Institute of Design’s Furniture Design’s department at MI15 event in Kattilahalli, Helsinki 

Spring/Summer 2015
Being part and working as AD and project coordinator in “Unveiled 2015” -exhibition project. The exhibition was shown at DMY Design Festival Berlin and also at Habitare furniture fair in Helsinki

Spring 2015
Designing and making lighting/light installation for pop-up restaurant Ravintola Hukkatila

Autumn 2014
Working in a project with Design Driven city -initiative

Spring 2014
Designing and making Tove Jansson 100 year -exhibition furniture

Spring 2013
Taking part in designing, building and working in Lahti Institute of Design’s department at DMY Design fair 2013

Summer 2012
Design Thinking Project (DESTHI) with Lahti Travel. Making concepts for Lahti Travel travel agency and improving their services

exhibitions

Spring 2017
Matter -exhibition in Atski gallery Helsinki, wtih the works “Come and paint with me” and “Dark matter”

Spring 2017
Barewood -exhibition in Milan Design Week 2017, with the work “Lehdet”

Autumn 2016
Protoshop 2016 -exhibition at the Habitare furniture fair with the work "Intuition"

Autumn 2015
Unveiled -exhibition at Habitare furniture fair Helsinki, with the works “Tipu” and “Käpy”

Summer 2015
Unveiled -exhibition at DMY Design Festival Berlin, with the works  “Tipu” and “Käpy”

Spring 2015
MI15 -exhibition in Helsinki, with the works  “Tipu” and “Käpy”

Autumn 2013
Wire chair -exhibition in shopping centre Karisma Lahti, with the wire chair “Tribute”

Autumn 2012
Woodment -exhibition at Propuu Lahti, with the sculpture “Viuhka”

Competitions

Autumn 2010
Commendation in the competition “Makein apuväline ikinä” (Competition that aims to create new aids for handicapped people) with the work “Braille markings in clothes”

grants

Spring 2015
Finnish Cultural Foundation Art and science grant for the exhibition project “Unveiled” 
Asko’s Foundation grant for the exhibition project “Unveiled” 

Language skills

Finnish:                    native language
English:                    excellent
Swedish:                  satisfactory
French:                     basics

Computer skills

Adobe CC programs:                            excellent
Rhinoceros:                                           excellent
Vray:                                                       excellent
Solid Works:                                           good
Microsoft Office programs:                    good
Archicad:                                                basics
 

other skills

I have broad knowledge of different materials and manufacturing methods. I have good social skills and  I enjoy working with other people. I have capability to work in many different kind of creative projects. I also have experience about being an AD, a project coordinator and a teacher.