Born in 1967 in Jyväskylä. True craftsman at spirit – originally a metal worker- Kari Juusonen has worked in various art projects since the beginning of his visual arts studies in 1990. He received his BA in 1995 and finished his M.A. in classical animation at the University of Art and Design Helsinki (UIAH). He has been working as a set designer in short films, puppet animations, commercials and music videos.