Ilkka Suppanen is one of the most recognized contemporary Finnish designers. Ilkka first studied architecture and then Interior and Furniture Design, and in 1995 he founded the Studio Suppanen in Helsinki. Today his studio offers integrated strategic design in the fields of interior, product and concept design, architecture and brand development. His sign is light, farsighted but classically Scandinavian. Ilkka has taught design at various universities and received many international awards. Suppanen’s projects have been exhibited all over the world in events such as the Venice Architecture Biennale, the Salone del Mobile in Milan and the MoMA in New York. His work continues to be published by international magazines and publications. His projects are part of permanent collections of various world museums.