Curriculum Vitae - Summary


University Degree in Behavioural Sciences and Education, University of Uppsala, Sweden

Training and Human Resource Development, UC Berkeley, USA

Traditional and contemporary textile, Berkeley, USA,

Form & interior, Arts and Crafts industry, Textile history, University of Uppsala

Free embroidery, Art School of Gerlesborg,

Numerous international classes and workshops in the field of textile


Ehibitions, single               

Frequent domestic single exhibitions alongside a number of  international  invitational ones


Exhibitions, joined             

Numerous invitational and juried  exhibitions, including museal ones  



Featured in Catalogues                             

2000  Palaiseau, France:  Patchwork/ Art Textile of Palaiseau

2001 Kokusai Art, Japan: Contemporary Scandinavian Quilts

2002  European Art Quilt Foundation: European Art Quilts II

2004  European Art Quilt Foundation: European Art Quilts III

2008  European Art Quilt Foundation: European Art Quilts V

2010  European Art Quilt Foundation: European Art Quilts VI

2010  EPM XVI, Alsace: Catalogue Prestige 16:e EPM, Val D`Argent

2014  European Art Quilt Foundation: European Art Quilts VIII

2015  Textile Museum Max Berk: 5th European Quilt Triennial

2017  European Art Quilt Foundation: Grande Finale

2018  Upper Street Events, FoQ: Fine Art Quilt Masters*    (*Premiere FAQM catalog publication - selected even in 2017)

2018  Textile Museum Max Berk: 7th European Quilt Triennial


In Books                                                         

2004  Quilt Art /Art Quilt” -16 European Quilt Artists /  Patchwork & Quilteverlag, Austria

2005  Quilted Planet - Quilts from Around the World / Mitchell Beazley, UK, Potter, USA

2008  247 Svenska Konsthantverkare / Arvinius Publishing, Sweden

2009  247 Swedish Craft Artists / Arvinius Publishing (English Edition)

2009  The Art Quilt Collection / Sixth & Spring Books, USA

2011  Artists  in Uppsala, English and Swedish editions / KRO-KIF

2012  Connecting Design to Stitch / C&T Publishing USA, Batsford Ltd UK

2012  Textiles - The Art of Mankind / Thames & Hudson UK,  USA /

2015  Art Quilts International: Abstract & Geometric​, Schiffer Publishing, USA /

2018  Art Quilts Unfolding. SAQA, Schiffer Publishing, USA 


In Portfolios

Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) Portfolios # 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, SAQA “Art Quilt Quarterly” Portfolio, Issues # 8 & 14

Uppsala Artiststs´ Club, decennial portfolios 1997, 2008, 2018



1995  Nordiska Bildkonstnärsfonden

2002  Föreningen Rikstäcket

2007  Föreningen Rikstäcket

2007  Uppsala  City/ Municipality  Cultural Fellowship (Uppsala Kommuns Kulturstipendium)

2008  Uppsala  City/ Municipality Cultural Fellowship (Uppsala Kommuns Kulturstipendium)

2008  Kleinsassen Artist´s Residence  (Studiefrämjandet, Uppsala & Kleinsassen, Germany)



Private and public collections including  the Municipality/City of Uppsala Sweden, Museum of IQSCM

University of  Lincoln, Nebraska, USA                                          



(CV in detail available by request )

”Bittersweet”  95 x 87 cm

Katriina Flensburg, Handpainted cottons, velvet, organza, piecing applique, machine quilting

Katriina Flensburg


     Textilkonst / Fiber Art