EDUCATION

Royal College of Art,
School of Design,
Design Products MA,
2017-

Aalto University
School of Arts, Design and Architecture
Product and Spatial Design, MA
2016-

Lahti University of Applied Sciences
Institute of Design and Fine Arts
Bachelor of Culture and Arts
Furniture Design
2012-2016

Vocational school
Product design and manifacture
Wood Artisan
Luksia, Länsi-Uudenmaan
ammattiopisto
2009-2012

High school
Yhtenäiskoulun lukio
Helsinki 2002-2006

EXHIBITIONS

Habitare 2018, Fhink, Helsinki, Finland

The Future is _____ 2018, Royal College of Art, Kensington, Courtyard galleries, London, UK

Milan Design Week 2018, RCA, Milan, Italy

Milan Design Week 2018, Fhink, Salone Satellite, Milan, Italy

Work-In-Progress Show 2018, Royal College of Art, Kensington, London, UK

Habitare 2017, Protoshop, Helsinki Finland

Habitare 2016, Ecodesign, Helsinki, Finland
Habitare 2016, Protoshop, Helsinki, Finland
Habitare 2016, Wired to be inspired, Helsinki, Finland

MI 16, Kattilahalli 2016, Helsinki, Finland

No Sauna - Burning Stereotypes
Ventura Lambrate, 2016, Milan, Italy

Pro Puu, 2016, Vedellä leikattua, Lahti, Finland

Habitare 2015, Muotsikka, Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki Design Week 2015
Puuta ja Muuta, Wood and Mood, Helsinki, Finland

Puu- ja Biomessut 2015, MI 15, Jyväskylä, Finland

OHO Gallery 06/2015 Riku Toivonen Protoja, Helsinki, Finland
OHO Gallery 07/2015 Riku Toivonen Protoja, Helsinki, Finland

KOE 15 2015, Kattilahalli MI 15, Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki Design Week 2014, MI 14, Helsinki, Finland

Suomen Kädentaidot 2014, MI14, Tampere, Finland

WORKING

Aito Projects
Design Developer 2016-2017

 

Helsinki City Theater
Carpenter, 2014

Helsinki City Theater
Carpenter, 2012

 

INTERNSHIP

Studio Ripatti
06/2015, 08/2015

OHO Gallery 07/2015

Helsinki City Theater
Carpenter, 2011

Helsingin Lasi ja puu
Carpenter, 2010

 

CONTACT

riku.t.toivonen@gmail.com

riku.toivonen@network.rca.ac.uk
+44 7479 910842

LONDON, UK

HELSINKI, FINLAND