Carina Seth Andersson awarded Designer of the Year
Carina Seth Andersson, who has designed several prints and vases for Marimekko, received the award for Designer of the Year at ELLE Decoration Swedish Design Awards gala 6 February in Stockholm. The annual gala highlights the best of Swedish design in 14 categories, likesuch as kitchen, furniture and textile of the year.
"With perfectly balanced lines and attention to the characteristics of different materials, she creates beautiful everyday objects. She is the champion of low-key perfectionism", the jury of ELLE Decoration Swedish Design Awards describes Seth Andersson's design language.
Seth Andersson's latest designs for Marimekko, now in Marimekko stores worldwide, include three prints, Hortensie, Spaljé and Basket, that have been incorporated into a table setting range born from the collaboration with Marimekko designer Sami Ruotsalainen. The novelties also feature include the Flower, Ming and Urna vases designed by Seth Andersson in new seasonal colours. In addition to Marimekko, she has recently designed for brands like Fogia and Skruf.