b. 1987
based in Stockholm, Sweden
info@klaragardtman.com

EDUCATION
Konstfack University of Art, Craft & Design: BFA Textiles, 2018-2021
Iceland University of The Arts: exchange semester, 2020
Friends of Handicraft: Textile handicraft foundation year, 2017-2018
Stockholm International Business School: International Buyer, 2008-2009
EXHIBITIONS
Takeaway - Sthlm Craft Week, Galleri Duerr, 30/9-3/10 2021 
SEART 2021 at NO PICNIC, Stockholm, 3-19/9 2021 www.seart.se
"With you I am home" at Way Galleri Stockholm, 16-20/8 2021
Spring Exhibition Konstfack 08/05/-14/14 2021: www.konstfack2021.se
"Ull för Livet" at Österåkers Konsthall, 12/06-14/08 2021
Represented at Something Something Stockholm, 2021
"W2021" at Craft Space Helvetet, https://www.craftspacehelvetet.com/current/w2021, 2021
"Local Art" at Poppi Pop-up Söderhallarna, Stockholm, 2021
"T.EX.", Konstfack Havet, 2020
"PAY", Gallery Momangen, Stockholm, 2020
Spring exhibition, Iceland University of the Arts, Reykjavik, 2020
”Oops!” at Iceland University of the Arts, Reykjavik, 2020
”Rythm on/off” at Fiberspace Gallery, Stockholm, 2019
”Best of Foundation Year” at Friends of Handicraft, Stockholm, 2018

EMPLOYMENT
Artist Nana Mandl: assistant in variated studio work, Vienna, 2021
Artist Matilda Dominique: assistant in weaving & hanging exhibition, Stockholm, 2019
Remake Stockholm City Mission: Sales representative, 2019
Remake Stockholm City Mission advisory board: Sustainability advisor, 2018
Mini Rodini, Sustainability manager & buyer, 2011-2017
Minimarket: Buyer, 2009-2010
Patriksson Communication: Showroom assistant, 2009-2011
Iittala: Sales representative, 2005-2010

GRANTS
Svenska Vävrådet grant for newly graduate within hand weaving, 2021
Konstfack graduation grant & travel grant, 2021
Estrid Ericssons Stiftelse 2019, 2020, 2021
J. L. Eklunds Hantverksstiftelse, 2020-2021
Helge Ax:son Johnsons Stiftelse, 2020
Helge Ax:son Johnsons Stiftelse group travel grant, 2020
Konstfack group travel grant, 2020
Stiftelsen Petersenska Hemmet, 2020
Maria Lindgrens Sömmerskehem 2018, 2019, 2020