Monica Förster, creator of some of the most internationally renowned objects in contemporary Swedish design, grew up close to the Arctic circle in the very north of Sweden. Her work is characterized by a strong sense of pure form mixed with a never ending curiosity for new materials and technology. Always trying to work in a cross-disciplinary way, she invents and renews typologies in industrial, furniture and object design.
Monica Förster Design Studio is based in Stockholm and works on an international level with companies such as Alessi, Bernhardt, Cappellini, De Padova, Offecct, Swedese, Poltrona Frau, Tecno, Volvo CE and Whirlpool.
Monica Förster has won numerous Swedish and international awards such as Designer of the Year and has been exhibited all over the world in museums and institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.