Erik Olovsson

Erik Olovsson is based in Stockholm and runs Studio E.O, a multidisciplinary design practice. He has an MA from Konstfack, Sweden in 2012 and has a background as an Art director for the creative collective Acne. Olovsson’s work has a focus on methods and creating systems when designing.


He aims at having an intuitive and experimental starting point in the projects and the work is a mix of self-initiated projects and commissions.



WIRE ALPHABET is the extension of the WIRE NUMBER system for outdoor and indoor entrances. Every WIRE ALPHABET is unique because of the specialized production method. After the necessary machine-made processes, skilled craftsmen bend each wire into several specific curves to form every letter.