Antti Eklund is a renaissance soul. He has always been focused on multidisciplinary creativity and art. He is an architect, a professor of graphic design and a design entrepreneur. He was born in Finland and is also a US citizen.
During his internationally award winning design career Antti Eklund has worked with companies like Alessi and Marimekko. As an entrepreneur he has launched several international brands, e.g. VEEN spring water.
For over 10 years Antti Eklund has focused on his original passion - PAINTING. He paints to illuminate injustice and highlight happiness. His goal is to encourage and inspire people to act for a positive change.
Antti Eklund loves to challenge himself - and others - to THINK. He is fearlessly curious and curiously fearless. He is a risk taker eager to learn from his mistakes. "If you never fail, you are not trying hard enough."