Thomas Sandell, architect SIR/SAR/MSA
Thomas Sandell is one of the most highly acclaimed architects and designers in Sweden, renowned for furniture design, interiors and several influential architectural projects.
Thomas Sandell was born in 1959 at Jacobstad in Finland. He received his masters of architecture at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm in 1990.
Sandell has designed several acclaimed interiors, including the Stockholm Museum of Modern Art and the Swedish Museum of Architecture in Stockholm. He is currently working on several commercial- and private housing projects in Scandinavia.
As a furniture designer, Thomas Sandell has collaborated with several Swedish and international furniture producers, such as Artek, Asplund, B&B Italia, Cappellini, CBI, de Padova, Gärsnäs, IKEA of Sweden, Källemo, Mobileffe, Rapsel and Tronconi.
His design has been the recipient of several awards, 11 Utmärkt svensk form (Swedish design award), Red Dot design award 2002 för Ikea Vågö, Metropolitain Home award 2003, The lamp of the year for Leucos Bottle 2007, The Kasper Salin award (nominated) 2008.
His work has been published internationally.