Portrait Steven Polak©Mike Roelofs, 2016
Steven Polak

current Product Development, ARCO Contemporary Furniture, Winterswijk, NL.
current Steven Polak, freelance designer/maker, NL.

2016 MA Wood Oriented Furniture Design, Academy of Design and Crafts, Gothenburg University, SE.
2014 HMC Vocational College for woodworking, Amsterdam, NL.
2013 BA Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology, NL.

Courses

Greenwood chair making (Oct ’15) Paul Hayden, Westonbirt Arboretum, UK
Retail Design (Sep ’13-Feb ’14) Architecture faculty, TU Delft, NL

Grants

Göteborgs Slöjdförening (2016, 2016)
Adlerbertska stiftelse (2014, 2015)
Idépeng Mötesplats Steneby (2016)
Estrid Ericson Stiftelse (2014, 2015, 2016)

Exhibitions & Publications

Vego, Swedish Food Magazine (Nr5 ’16) Featured: Project Cache
Formex, Design Student Selected (Aug ’16) Nomination
Steneby Exhibit 2016 (May ’16) Steneby, Dals Långed (SE)
Exam Exhibition HDK 2016 (May ’16) Vasagatan 33, Gothenburg (SE)
Stories by the Water (April ’16) Ventura Lambrate, Milan (IT)
En idé tar form (Sep-Okt ’15) Lidköpings konsthall, Lidköping (SE)
Survival: the Craft of Adaption (Feb ’15) Green House, Stockholm Furniture Fair 2015, Stockholm (SE)