Liene Jākobsone is the leading partner at the architecture and design office Sampling. Since its founding in 2010, Sampling has carried out a vast range of projects: buildings and reconstructions of varios kinds of program, development concepts for larger territories, as well as exposition and product designs. Its projects have been extensively published, and received a number of awards, prizes and other kinds of recognitions in Latvia and abroad.
Liene Jākobsone is the head of the Department of Interior Design and a researcher at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Design and Architecture at the Art Academy of Latvia. She teaches theoretical and practical courses, and has authored numerous peer-reviewed papers as well as non-scientific publications on design.