Miro Virta

An industrial designer based in Helsinki, Finland. Rather than speaking fancy words about the current world situation, I urge you to take a look at my work.

Education

2016 - | Aalto University | Master's Degree

Master's Programme in Collaborative and Industrial Design

2015 - 2016 | TU Delft | Erasmus Exchange

Master's Programme in Design for Interaction

2012 - 2015 | Aalto University | Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor's Programme in Industrial Design

Notable Work Experience

2015 | Design Foundation Finland

Summer Trainee | Various Industrial Design & Graphic Design Assignments

2014 | Studio Outo

Summer Trainee | Graphic & Web Design

2009 | Auto Kirmola OY

Summer Trainee | Various vehicle modifying jobs & annual inventory

Notable Projects

2016 | Rememory Printer

A photo printer concept that requires the cooperation of the user. The Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering at TU Delft continues research on the subject based on our project.
Team: Miro Virta | Myrthe Büskens | Marijke De Geus | Eunyoung Go | Garry Lasamahu

2015 | Valmet NDA Project

Industrial design project made in cooperation with Valmet and Jussi Salojärvi. A patent was filed for this cooperation.
Team: Miro Virta | Siiri Lepola | Marjo Koivisto

Notable Competitions

2015 | Core77 Design Awards

Furniture & Lighting: Ainoa, with Joonas Kyöstilä & Ville Piippo

2014 | iF Student Design Awards

Furniture & Lighting: Ainoa, with Joonas Kyöstilä & Ville Piippo

2013 | B&O Play A9 Design Student Competition

Beoplay A9 Special Edition: Everyday | Top 10

2013 | Finnish Police Car Livery

Concept for the new official livery | Top 10