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Born 1955 in Stockholm, living since 1980 in Blekinge in the southeast of Sweden.
Master of Fine Art from the University of Gothenburg, Department of Craft and Design.
Guest Professor at the Department of Conservation, University of Gothenburg 2012 –
Guest Professor at Linköping University, Institution for Culture and Communication, 2011.
Visiting Professor in Textile Art at University of Gothenburg, School of Design and Craft, 2008 – 2011
University lecturer at Blekinge Institute of Technology, Department for Spatial Planning, 2002 – 2006.
Taken part in solo and group exhibitions since 1980, in Sweden and abroad.
Given lectures, public and on college and university level.
Board Member of The Visual Arts Fund 2013 –
Board member of The National Public Art Council, 2003-2007, and member of its observation board 2007 – 2009.
Several commissions, mainly tapestry but also painting and sculpture, for public spaces.
Written articles on issues related to craft, textile art and culture politics.
Recieved several national grants, a honoray mention from the Triennale of Tapestry in Lódz, Poland 1998, Second Prize at KARPÌT – International Tapestry Exhibition at The Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2001 and First Prize at the 3rd European Textile and Fibre Triennial, Riga, Latvia, 2007.
Taken part in national culture politics since 1995 through a union organizing applied artists, in close cooperation with The Fine Artist’s Union.