Portfolio of the Finnish artist
London based Designer, Illustrator and Graphic artists Klaus Haapaniemi work has become as recognizable and popular as it can get in relative short time.
The Finnish-born artist became interested in illustration after seeing some well-designed Russian animations on TV when he was only eight years old. After graduating from Lahti Design Institute, he lived in Italy where he worked as a key print designer for Diesel and Diesel Stylelab. Klaus’s long list of commercial clients include print collections for Clements Ribeiro, Cacharel, Marimekko and Levis, plus store identity for Selfridges, an ever expanding range of his own published books, ceramics and wall tapestry collections.
He is regular contributor for Uk’s trendies news magazine Observer and he also finds time to freelance for fashion companies.
Here there are some of his most beautiful illustrations.