CONTACT ME

Sami Kallio
Cederbourgsgatan 6
412 55 Göteborg
Sweden

sami@kallio.nu
+46(0)708958562


Sami Juhani Kallio, Born in Helsinki, Finland 15-07-1975
Live and work as a freelance designer in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Education

Master of Fine Arts in Design, HDK Gothenburg, Sweden 2003-2005
Exchange at UIAH Helsinki, Finland autumn term 2004
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design, HDK University Gothenburg, Sweden 2000-2003
Exam in Fine Art Årjäng, Sweden. 1998-2000
G.C.E. at A level as Joiner, Gothenburg, Sweden 1994

Exhibitions
Örnsbergsauktionen - Auction of studio produced objects by Swedish and international designers Stockholm, 2012
Stockholm Furniture Fair 2011,2012
Cheongju International Craft Biennale, South Korea 2011
Köln Im Studio, Helsinki 2011
Swedish Love Stories, Superstudio Temporary museum for new design, Milan 2011
Special Needs, Art & Design Exhibition, Hotel Now, Milan 2010
Salone Satellite, Brikolör, 2009, 2010, 2011
Röhsska Museet, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2010, 2011
Designgalleriet, Stockholm, Sweden, 2009, 2010
Sitting on Green Gold, X, Vienna, Austria 2007
Promosedia, International Chair exhibition Udine, Italy 2006
International Furniture Fair of Stockholm, Sweden 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007
Master of Fine Art in Design, Final exhibition at Röhsska Musset, Gothenburg, Sweden 2005
Chair Exhibition, Museum Lasse Åberg Bålsta, Sweden 2005
International Furniture Fair of Valencia, Spain 2004
Promosedia, International Chair exhibition Udine, Italy 2004
Liljevalchs konsthall, an art gallery of Swedish and international art, Stockholm, Sweden 2004

Commissions

Lighting Design for &Tradition Copenhagen, 2011
Interior Design, Konsthallen, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2011
Kokokaka, Production company, interior design, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2008
Restaurant Fond, Interior design, Gothenburg, Sweden 2007
Podium for lecture hall at the new Pedagogen, Gothenburg University 2006
Tutorial at HDK at master level, Gothenburg, Sweden autumn term 2005
Architectural Design of a villa Gothenburg, Sweden 2003
Interior design of Uppåt Frammåt, Restaurant, Gothenburg, Sweden 2003
Furniture design for Torne Design AB Stockholm, Sweden 2003
Furniture design for Dozzen AB Tibro, Sweden 1999
Product development for Formfanér AB Tibro, Sweden 1997-1999

Awards and grants

ISKU design Competition 3rd prize, Helsinki 2008
Caiazza Memorial Challenge, International design competition awarded First prize, Italy 2006
Scholarship Lars and Yvonne Gurmunds Foundation 2005
Scholarship Willinska Foundation 2005
Alvar Aalto Award, Helsinki 2004
Caiazza Memorial Challenge, International design competition 2nd prize, Italy 2004