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Contact

edvin@edvinklasson.com
(+47) 97 14 66 39


Biography

Edvin Klasson (b. 1991, Norway) is an Oslo-based furniture and product designer. His work is characterized by an exploration of symbolism, history and changing lifestyles, designing for a wide diversity of manufacturers and craft workshops. 

Klasson holds a MA degree in Industrial Design from The Oslo School of Architecture and Design, including a one-year study at Offenbach University of Art and Design. Klasson has in addition studied Art History at the University of Oslo. Having formerly worked as a prototype maker and in a technical product development studio, Klasson has an extensive knowledge of production processes and materials. 

His work has been exhibited both home and abroad with shows in Milan, New York, Brussels, Stockholm and Frankfurt. 

 

Awards and honors:

2019 - NYCxDESIGN Award Honoree

2018 - DOGA Award for Design and Architecture - Design and Architecture Norway
2016 - Graduate Directory - Wallpaper* Magazine
2013 - Young Talent Award - Norwegian Design Council

2019 Exhibitions

- Vad at ICFF, New York.
- Elementa at Norwegian Presence, Milan.
- Greenhouse at Stockholm Furniture Fair, Stockholm.

Press images

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Greenhouse at Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018 and 2019 & Milan Fuorisalone 2018 exhibition supported by funds from The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Design and Architecture Norway (DOGA).