•••      Tuomo Tammenpää       •••


→ Designer / Tinkerer / Entrepreneur
→ born 1969 in Helsinki
→ MA in photography, University of Art and Design (Aalto) 1997
→ Lives and works in Kemiö, Finland


Tuomo Tammenpää is a concept designer, an entrepreneur and a tinkerer from Kemiö, Finland. He shares his time between commissioned concept design work, cultural productions and practice-based R&D, protytyping and tinkering. After twenty years of work with interactive media art and digital design he has focused his work on playful interaction and user experience in connected world, embracing the ideological framework of Open Hardware and Do-It-With-Others practices.

Currently Tammenpää works as a Chief Creative Officer in Helsinki-based startup Luup Culture Oy, working on audiovisual mobile application development. He is a member of Pixelache -festival, Association of Professional Graphic Designers in Finland and Vinde Cooperative.
 


Selected Design Commissions


2016    Energy Game                                                     →
        Interactive installation
        Finnish Pavilion, Astana World Expo 2007
        Finpro / Atelje Sotamaa

2016    Foodbuddy                                                       →
        Interactive installation
        Fazer Visitor Center, Vantaa, Finland
        Atelje Sotamaa

2016    From Border to Home                                             →
        Concept design, Visual identity
        Finnish Pavilion, Venice Architecure Biennale
        Museum of Finnish Architecture

2015    WAY - Seaway, Railway, Bikeway                                  →
        Concept design, Exhibition design, Visual identity
        Finnish Pavilion, Shenzhen Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism
        Museum of Finnish Architecture

2015    DO!                                                             →
        Visual identity
        13th International Alvar Aalto Symposium
        Alvar Aalto Museum

2013    Recreation
        Visual identity & documentation
        Lassila-Hirvilammi architects, Shenzhen Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism
        Museum of Finnish Architecture

2010    Play With Us!
        Interactive installation
        Hirameki, Design x Finland, Tokyo
        Yatta Oy


Selected Group Exhibitions


2009    Playkka
        Interaction prototype
        Playful - New Finnish Design, New York

2009    Pop-up Landscapes
        Installation & workshops with Tersea Dillon & lok Arquitectura
        Kemiö(FI) - Maçau(PT) - Barcelona(ES)

2008    TileToy 
        Modular electronic game prototype with Daniel Blackburn
        Sauma, DDC, Copenhagen
       
2007    Osasto-G
        Installation
        ForumBox, Helsinki

2007    Mouse Labour
        Installation, with Juha Huuskonen
        Digitally Yours, Ars Nova museum, Turku

2007    TileToy
        Modular electronic game prototype with Daniel Blackburn
        Sauma, Museum of Architecture and Design, Los Angeles

2004    Float
        Locative sound installation with Tamas Szakal
        ISEA2004, Interfacing Sound Cruise, Baltic Sea

2003    Brandbody
        Interactive installation
        Ideologia II, Röda Sten, Gothenburg

2002    Brandbody   
        Interactive installation
        Symptomania, Kunsthalle Lophem, Brugge

2002    NEED
        Interactive installation
        F2F, Saidye Bronfman centre for the arts, Montréal

2000    NEED
        Interactive installation
        F2F, New Media Art from Finland, UCLA, Los Angeles

1998    NEED   
        Interactive installation
        Artgenda98, Kulturhuset, Stockholm

1995    Observer
        Interactive installation
        Lemminkäinen, Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki

1995    KLIK
        Interactive installation
        Lemminkäinen, Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki