Claesson, Koivisto, Rune

Claesson, Koivisto, Rune

Claesson, Koivisto, Rune is a Swedish company founded in 1995. The three co-founders were Mårten Claesson (b. 1970, Sweden); Eero Koivisto (b. 1958, Sweden); and Ola Rune (b. 1963, Sweden). The company’s work includes architecture, furniture, and interior and product design, for such clients as Asplund, Cappellini, David design, E&Y, Iittala, and Offect. From 1993 to 1996, and from 1998 to 2000, Claesson, Koivisto, Rune won the Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent Swedish Design) award. In 1998, it was awarded the grand prize (for exhibition design) at the Formex Design Fair in Stockholm. In 2000, it received the Guldstolen (“Golden Chair”) bi-annual award (for the Sony Music headquarters, Stockholm) from the National Association of Swedish Interior Architects (SIR), and the jury award (for The Future of Wood in Our Homes housing project) at the Bo01 building fair, Malmö.

Year Born: 
1995
Current Location: 
Sweden
Country of Birth: 
Sweden

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