Kärt Ojavee (Ph.D.) is a designer, artist, and lecturer. Her work is focused on future concepts of textiles and (inter)active interior fabrics where technology and soft materials are combined. Her installations have been exhibited at various exhibitions around the globe. Ojavee’s brand KO! is focused on experimental textile-based products and unique objects. In 2012 she received a young designer award Säsi. The same year, Ojavee’s and Eszter Ozsvald’s installation “SymbiosisW” won II prize at Be Open awards and was a runner-up at the Core77 design awards.
Currently, Ojavee is a research fellow at the Estonian Academy of Arts’ Interior Design Department. Ojavee’s recent projects and exhibitions include "Save As" exhibition with Johanna Ulfsak at Temnikova & Kasela Gallery, Tallinn (2018); costumes and set design, in collaboration with Edith Karlson,for “Estonian Games: TÖNK”, a musical performance directed by Peeter Jalakas (2018); "Live Streams" exhibition in collaboration with Johanna Ulfsak, HOP Gallery, Tallinn (2016);
group show "Artishok Biennale", Balti jaam, Tallinn (2018); group show “Building With Textiles”, Tilburg Textile Museum, Tilburg (2014); group show “Human Play”, Scin Gallery, London (2014); Köler Prize nominees exhibition, EKKM, Tallinn (2014); “UUO:
undefined useful objects” solo exhibition, Estonian Design and Applied Art Museum, Tallinn (2012); "SymbiosisO: Voxel” in collaboration with Ester Ozsvald and Alex Dodge, Issey Miyake Tribeca, New York (2012).