U I A H C E R A M I C S & G L A S S





O J A N E N , Johanna



"Ugliness - the sore beauty of bareness.

Captivating something essential from our surrounding without loosing timeless quality.

- This I discuss in my design, delicately, through nuances and tones."

JOHANNA OJANEN
1967

Lönnrotinkatu 39 B 30
00180 Helsinki, Finland
+358 40 5331054
mojanen@uiah.fi

EDUCATION

1998- MA, University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland
Dept. of Ceramics and Glass

1997 Kuopio Academy of crafts and design, Finland
Dept. of Ceramics

1991 Oulu institute of arts and grafts, Finland
Dept. of Carpentry

EMPLOYMENT AND WORK EXPERIENCE

1997 Interior design assistant for Rozalia Janovic, Kuopio, Finland

1996 IDO Bathroom ltd, Tammisaari, Finland. Research and development department

1995 Hackman Designor oy ab, Arabia, Helsinki, Finland. Laboratory assistant

1993 Karotti oy, Pori, Finland. Potters assistant

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

1999 "Intiimi" glass design exhibition, Iittala glass factory, Nuutajärvi Finland and on the Esplanade, Helsinki, Finland

1999 "Young Forumī99, Learning Design" Design Forum Finland, Helsinki, Finland

1998 "Omni" Arabia Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, ceramicsc

1997 "Habitare -97", Exhibition hall of IDO Bathroom ltd, Helsinki. Sanitary ware