Thomas Eriksson graduated from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm. He has run his own architectural consultancy, TEA, since 1988. TEA works on everything from product design and retail concepts to private houses and commercial premises. Thomas is also part owner of the design studio Stockholm Design Lab and the property company Svenska Hyreshus, all three of which share an office. Thomas has won a number of prizes for his furniture design and features in MoMA (the Museum of Modern Art)’s permanent exhibition in New York.