| Miika Saksi is a self-taught creative director with a strong vision from concept development, graphic design, photography, moving image, fashion, music and aesthetics, to digital design and it's applications. He has been working as a graphic designer, illustrator, photographer, stylist, consultant, writer and a film maker since 1995.
Miika's unique asset is his ability to apply his knowledge of street and popular culture with long and diverse experience from different fields and positions of marketing, advertising, fashion and music industries to find creative solutions that are innovative, contemporary and contextually relevant.
Currently Miika is working together with his sister Milja Saksi in a new creative talent management they founded with Miia Haavisto. North Department is an agency focusing on representing selected group of Nordic creative talents such as photographers, stylists, art directors and other creatives.
More info on www.northdepartment.com
Miika is also working with his colleague, designer Tiia Vanhatapio. The design duo's collaboration started in late 2011 — focusing on branding and fashion and lifestyle related end-2-end concepts. More info about the Unorthodox Creative Agency Vanhatapio & Saksi on www.vanhatapiosaksi.com