University Of Gothenburg

17 January 2014

Textile talk

Dear Diary, I had a really good time last Saturday. Six textile artists (Nanaka Adachi, Kristina Skantze, Klara Berge, Anni Foglert, Ida Andersson and Elina Nilsson) invited me to a public artists talk on the last day of their exhibition at Ronneby Culture Center. I used to be... Read More →
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9 September 2013

Brett is Back

Dear Diary, Brett Alexander is an artist, teacher and researcher from University of Newcastle in Australia. And a good friend. We met for the first time 1997 at a fiber workshop in Sweden. Since then we have been at textile art events in China, Lithuania, Australia, The... Read More →
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2 September 2013


Dear Diary, today is the first day of a new semester and a new textile course at The Department of Conservation. The focus is on multiple element textile techniques. So – why not begin with making a ribbon? This is Elin, using a rigid heddle made in 5 minutes with cardboard... Read More →
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4 June 2013

The Portrait Weaver

Dear Diary, do you recognize this person? Well, it’s me, woven by Emelie Andersson. I think of Emelie as The Portrait Weaver. She has recently taken her BA degree in textile art at HDK – School of Design and Craft, University of Gothenburg, together with brilliant... Read More →
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