Born in Karstula, Finland, in 1970. His furniture and versatile design objects have aroused great international interest. Harri Koskinen strives to find solutions that are innovative for both the consumer and producer. One example of this is his great success, Block Lamp. Apart from his collaboration with iittala, Harri Koskinen works with companies like Issey, Oluce, Miyake, Schmidinger Modul, and Montina. He was recently named Young Designer of the Year in Finland.