Sigve Knutson is an experimental designer based in Oslo. His objects has been made by hand. He prefers to use old, even ancient materials. The work is characterized by craftsmanship and experimental attitude. Motivated by his fascination for the intuitive and playful rather than the smoothened and planned. He obtained an MA in Contextual Design at Design Academy Eindhoven in 2016. Since then he has exhibited internationally in Beirut, Milan, New York, Paris, Antwerp and Copenhagen.
The jury’s motivation
“A designer who works in between art and design. His approach is playful and improvisational, more focusing on process than on precise results. Fascinated by random process and the intuitive rather than the calculated.”