Rasmus Palmgren

Rasmus Palmgren is a Finnish designer who seeks new perspectives for everyday objects. He is dedicated to his responsibility to impede overconsumption by designing long-lasting and sustainable products. In his work, he’s always on the lookout for clever, innovative and simple solutions and a fine balance between material, aesthetics, usability and production. Through this work, he aims to create relevant, honest and timeless designs that are truly meaningful yet easy to understand. When he’s not working in the studio-workshop, Rasmus spends his time surfing in the cold and stormy waters of the Finnish archipelago.

Rasmus Palmgren

Rasmus Palmgren is a Finnish designer who seeks new perspectives for everyday objects. He is dedicated to his responsibility to impede overconsumption by designing long-lasting and sustainable products. In his work, he’s always on the lookout for clever, innovative and simple solutions and a fine balance between material, aesthetics, usability and production. Through this work, he aims to create relevant, honest and timeless designs that are truly meaningful yet easy to understand. When he’s not working in the studio-workshop, Rasmus spends his time surfing in the cold and stormy waters of the Finnish archipelago.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Cabinetmaking from Malmstens Linköping University in Stockholm and a Master’s in Furniture and Product Design from The Royal Danish Academy in Copenhagen.

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