xLAB Program

Studio Instructor Kivi Sotamaa Architect

スタジオ講師 キヴィ・ソタマー 建築家

Kivi Sotamaa, a faculty member since 2007, previously taught at Ohio State University and the University of Angewandte Kunst, Institut fur Architektur in Vienna. He is the principal of Sotamaa Design ltd. In addition to heading Sotamaa Design, Kivi is the Director of ADD LAB – Aalto Digital Design Laboratory at Aalto University and an Associate Professor at UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design. He holds a Masters degree from the University of Art and Design in Helsinki [TAIK] and has studied at the Helsinki University of Technology and the Royal College of Art in London. Until 2005 he was one of the founders and principals of Ocean North. Kivi Sotamaa’s creative work is widely published and exhibited.