© 2019 Anna Kraitz
Site by: GIBSON/KRAITZ

"Everyday life inspires me. Sometimes trivial observations that I want to share. Other times the topics seem more existential. But mostly, the simple, small and everyday matters the most."

CV

Anna Kraitz
born in Ängelholm, Sweden

 

Scholarships/Awards

2019 Konstnärsnämnden, Projektbidrag 
2013 Konstnärsnämnden, Arbetsstipendium 2 år
2012 Årets designer, Plaza
2012 Konstnärsnämnden, Arbetsstipendium
2010 Årets designer Residence
2008 Bruno Mathsson-priset
2008 Marknadsföreningen Hbg, Årets designer 
2008 Konstnärsnämnden, Arbetsstipendium 
2004 IASPIS resestipendium
2002 Ljunggrenska Formgivarpriset 
2000 Scholarship to Gifu, Japan
1999 Båstads kulturstipendium
1999 Estrid Ericssons Stiftelse
 
Education
Beckmans School of Design - Stockholm 1997-1999
Pernbys målarskola (Pernbys School of Painting)
Stockholm 1995-1997 
Academy of Fine Arts - Budapest 1993-1995

 

Solo Exhibitions
Thriller, Anna Kraitz + Gabor Palotai, Designgalleriet, Stockholm, 2016
Anna Kraitz, Nivå 125, Båstad, 2008
Orsaker, Form/design center, Malmö, 2005
Vikingsbergs Konstmuseum, Helsingborg, 2004
Galleri Pascale Cottard Olsson, Stockholm, 2003
Norrvikens Trädgårdar, Båstad, 2003
Galleri Helmer Lång 2001, Ängelholm, 2001

 

Group Exhibitions

Crossovers, London Designfair 2019

Designstories, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm 2018/2019
Subjektiviteter, Nationalmuseum Design, Stockholm, 2016
Hållbart, Kulturcentrum i Ronneby, 2014
Ett, två trä!, Artipelag, 2013
Dialog, Eksjö museum, 2012
Konstoform, Landskrona konsthall, 2011
Stolen, konsthallen Hishult, 2011
Swedish Design Goes London, Portland Place Swedish residence 2011
Axplock, Lidköpings konsthall, 2010
Stjärnporträtt, Form Design Center, Malmö, 2010
Nutid möter tradition, Lilla Björka, Elin Wägner-sällskapet,2009
Design 4 elements, Polen 2009
17 Swedish Designers, New York, Just Scandinavian, 2007
Design 4 Elements, Sao Paulo, Frankfurt, Essen 2005/2006
Allrum H55/H05, Helsingborg, Paris 2005/2006
Nytt Tenn: Svenskt Tenn, Stockholm, 2004
MDSG (Miyake Design Studio Gallery), Tokyo, 2004
Nordic Cool: Hot Women Designers, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, 2004
Beuty and the Beast, Crafts Council, London, 2004
Benchmark, Longhouse, Long Island/New York, 2004
Tradition and Form: An Exhibition of Swedish Paintings and Furniture Designs, Singapore, 2004
Stockholm Furniture Fair 2004 (Källemo), Stockholm, 2004
Designers Block, London, 2003
Galerie Pascale Cottard Olsson, Stockholm, 2003
Wetterling Gallery (Möbelmässan), Stockholm, 2003
Stockholm Furniture Fair 2002 (B-Sweden), Stockholm, 2003
Färgfabriken, Stockholm, 2002 (Ljunggrenska Form Award)
Stockholm Furniture Fair 2002 (B-Sweden), Stockholm, 2002
Wetterling Gallery (Möbelmässan), Stockholm, 2002
Nya Rum (New Rooms), Örebro Konsthall, Örebro, 2002
The Design Icons of Tomorrow, Form/Designcenter, Malmö, 2002
150 år i Trädgården (150 Years in the Garden), Huseby Bruk, 2002
Stockholm Furniture Fair 2001 (Källemo), Stockholm, 2001
Märta Måås Fjetterström, Båstad 2001
100% Design (B-Sweden), London, 2001 
Stockholm Furniture Fair 2000 (Källemo), Stockholm, 2000
"effulgent", Malmö Konstmuseum, Malmö, 1999
Bukowskis Summer Exhibition, Stockholm, 1999
Värnamo Konstarkiv, Värnamo, 1999
Vetlanda Konstmuseum, Vetlanda, 1999
H 99, Helsingborg, 1999
Botkyrka konsthall, Stockholm, 1999

 

Publications/Books

Svenska stolar och deras formgivare 1899-2013, Dan Gordan, Nordstedts, 2014
Ting i rörelse, om designprocessen, Karin Havemose, Santerus förlag 2012
Book of the year vol 4, Design and Design, 2011
Nordic Designers, David Sokol, Arvinius Förlag, 2011
17 Swedish Designers, Bokförlaget Langenskiöld, 2007
De formade 1900-talet, design A–Ö, Eva Atle Bjarnestam, 2005
Young Nordic Design, published in China by Chongqing Publishing House, 2005
Sady, The Swedish Architecture and Design Yearbook, Arvinius Förlag, Stockholm, 2004
1900-2002 Svensk Form Internationell Design, Hedvig Hedqvist, 2002
Trädgårdens möbler (Garden Furniture), Anna-Lena Einarsson, Byggförlaget, Stockholm, 2002
The Swedish Architecture and Design Yearbook, Arvinius Förlag, Stockholm, 2001
Svenska Former (Swedish Forms), Susanne Helgesson/Kent Nyberg, Norstedts, Stockholm, 2000

 

Other

Styrelseledamot i Carl Malmstens hantverksstiftelse
Part of the Jury:  Green furniture award, Almedals award, Formex formidable
Design manager, Axcent House of Scandinavia, 2007-2008
Teacher of design, Beckmans School of Design,  Capellagården, Carl Malmstensskolan