About

Aino Michelsen is a Helsinki-born furniture designer. After finishing her BA at Lahti Institute of Design in 2013 she continued to complete her Master studies at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. Already during her studies she worked in various fields of design and for different companies both in Finland and in Copenhagen. She completed part of her studies in Hongkong and an internship in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Michelsen founded her own design studio in 2015 and is now the lead designer at a Finnish furniture company.