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Timo Saarnio er en finsk designer (f. 1944 i Helsingfors). For Martela har han designet Picco-kolleksjonen.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

Opplæring:
Interior designer, SIO, Institute for Applied Arts (now University Of Art And Design Helsinki), Helsinki, Finland 1971

Utstillinger:
2004 'Chairmania' exhibition / Tokyo, Helsinki, Tallinn

Priser og utmerkelser:
1999 SIO furniture award at the 'Habitare' fair in Helsinki, Clip chair
1998 Chair of the Year, Udine, Italy Pack chair
1996 Gold Prize, International Furniture Design Competition Asahikawa-96, Japan Woody chair
1996 1st prize, Forsnäs 100 Years Competition, Sweden Duetto chair
1996 Roter Punkt Award, Germany Una chair
1990 State Industrial Design Award

Tildeling:
1997 Three year State artist's grant

Arbeid:
– Eget designkontor siden 1982
– Frilans som møbeldesigner siden 1992
– Lærer ved University Of Art And Design Helsinki
– Tillitsoppdrag ved SIO og ORNAMO, the Finnish Association of Designers