Graphic Designer Kari Piippo lives and works in Mikkeli Finland. Born in Finland in 1945. Studied at the department of Graphic Design, School of Industrial Arts, Helsinki. After graduating 1967 he specialized in illustration and poster design. Kari Piippo taught graphic design at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki in 1989 1997.
He has held many individual and group exhibitions at home and abroad. Piippo has given many poster workshops and lectures.
He has taken part in most important international exhibitions since the early 80's and has been as a jury member in many competitions since '89.
President of Helsinki Poster Biennial 1994 -1998.
Collected by: Haniyeh Pournaghi