Monica Förster’s work, which includes furniture and product design, is made for such clients as David design, E&Y Japan, Nola, Offecct, Poltrona Frau, Skruf, Tacchini, and Väveriet. In 1998 and 1999, she won awards from the Sweden Innovation Center. In 2000, she received the Design Plus award, for her Silikon lamp. Other awards include the Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent Swedish Design) award with Honorable Mention (received in 2002); the FutureDesignDays Award (2002); Designer of the Year, Yo! Stockholm (2003); Coolest Invention, Time magazine (2004); and Best Product, Time Magazine (2005).
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