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Timo Saarnio är finsk designer (f. 1944 i Helsingfors). För Martela har han formgett Picco-kollektionen.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

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

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

Priser och utmärkelser: 
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

Anslag:
1997 Three year State artist's grant

Arbete:
- Eget designkontor sedan 1982
- Freelans som möbeldesginer sedan 1992
- Lärare vid University Of Art And Design Helsinki
- Förtroendeuppdrag vid SIO och ORNAMO, the Finnish Association of Designers