Eric Karjaluoto

BIOGRAPHY

Eric Karjaluoto is a creative based in Vancouver. He studied at the Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, where he received a Diploma in Fine Arts in 1995. He has exhibited his paintings in commercial, public, and independent venues.

His practice has taken many varied turns, as a result of his curiousity and obsession with his craft. He is particularly interested in creating work that builds an emotional dialogue with viewers, and inclusively engages a wide audience in visual communication.

He is currently working as the Creative Director at smashLAB, where he has been a partner for six years. He is focused on establishing a firm that builds powerful, concept-driven interactive design. He also writes about design on widely-read blog: ideasonideas.