Kai Salmela is a graphic, architectural, and urban designer with over ten years of experience working across multiple design disciplines and with a wide range of clients and collaborators: from individuals, small businesses, and non-profits, to universities, cultural institutions and governmental agencies.

BFA, Rhode Island School of Design
M.Arch, University of Minnesota

Pentagram Design
Snow Krelich Architects
University of Minnesota
KPMB Architects
Salmela Architect

Project Experience / Previous Clients:
Museum of the City of New York
Museum of Arts and Design
North Carolina Museum of Art
Art Gallery of Ontario
Gardiner Museum
Minneapolis Institure of Arts
Textile Center
Princeton University
New York University
Fashion Institute of Technology
College of Design, University of Minnesota
Santa Fe Railyard Park
Barclays Center
Related Companies
Forest City Ratner
City of St. Paul / St. Paul Saints
Stavros Niarchos Foundation
Robin Hood Foundation
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Friends of Christ Church Lutheran
Minneapolis Downtown Council
General Service Administration