Born in Jakobstad, Finland // Assistant at Wasa Theatre costume studio – Finland  // Degree Beckmans School of Design – Stockholm // Maria Byman Design brand since 2000 // Costume design and production for Theatre Cinnober // Teacher in draping at Beckmans School of Design // Represented at “På Modet” – Dunkers Kulturhus // Represented at “Stickad Jul” – Nordiska Museet // Represented at “Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne” – France // Scholarship from IASPIS (Konstnärsnämnden) for exhibition in Tokyo // Knitting consultant and knitwork for Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern (De Oskyldiga and Pussy Riot) // Knitwork for the Swedish Royal Opera (Den långa långa resan)