CAMILLA WESSMAN
Born 1958 in Sweden.
Möregatan 8, 118 27 Stockholm. Sweden.
Ph +46-8-641 40 75, fax +46-8-641 44 05.
Mob +46-70-748 06 03
E-mail: cwessman@yahoo.com

Education:

Furniture and industrialdesign at Danish Design School, Copenhagen. 1983-87

Projects as furnituredesigner with among others Nola, Dux, BodaNova, BendingGroup, EuroBib and Designtorget as producers.

Collections:

Malmö Konstmuseum (Malmö Art Museum)

Work:

Architect in charge at Wallensteen & Östgren, Stockholm 1995-2000

Projects, interior design and concept: HagaForum (restaurant and conference), Hasseludden Yasuragi (japanstyle health spa), Globe Arenarestaurants, CitatFormatReptil (mediaoffice) etcetera.

Lecturer in 3D-modeling at Konstfack, Stockholm. 1996

Employed and freelance, first and foremost as creative designer, at BuskDesign A/S, Papermint A/S and Rupert & Partners A/S in Copenhagen,1987-90

Fitting-up of Klubben, Kramer Hotel, Malmö 1988 in cooperation with artist Lennart Ödmark. All furniture and equipment specially designed:chairs, tables, bar, roulettetable, toilets, ashtrays etc.

Exhibitions:

"PeepShow", five designers take a peek at places of work, R.O.O.M., Stockholm, 1995

"Formens rörelse"("Movement of form"), Swedish form for 150 years,Liljevalchs, Stockholm 1995

"Wunderbaum", five designers explore Norway spruce, shopping mall Sturegallerian, Stockholm 1994

Absolut Vodka Art Collection, exhibition on tour in Europe, 1994-

"Futurniture", swedish design on tour in Paris, 1994.

"Hemmavid"("At home"), four designers and new home furniture, Fogia Gamlastan, Stockholm, 1994

"From Dreams to Reality",touring exhibition in the Baltic states 1993

New design by young swedish designers. Exhibition in shopping mall Gallerian, Hamngatan, Stockholm 1993

"New Directions in Scandinavian Design", Design Museum, London 1992

"Sweden Next", Furniture fair, Milano 1992

Closet exhibition, Form Design Center, Malmö 1991

"040", new design by 11 swedish designers. Malmö Art Museum. 1990. Galleri Tarkett, Stockholm. 1991. Trelleborg Museum, 1992

Grants:

Bildkonstnärsfondens arbetsstipendium (The Arts Grants Committee working grant) 1991, 1994, 1996

Sigvard and Kerstin Bernadotte Art Award. 1993

Estrid Eriksson Art Award. 1986

Prizes:

Solna stadsmiljöpris (Solna city prize) for renovation of HagaForum. 2000

Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent swedish form) 1996 for "Stack", sequence of furniture

Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent swedish form) 1995 for stopper Terra

First prize, seat for Kungsträdgården, Stockholm 1995

Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent swedish form) 1993 together with John Hamberg for set of shelves.

First prize together with John Hamberg for set of shelves in Möbelinstitutetsjubileumstävling (Swedish Furniture Institute´s Jubilee competition) 1992

Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent swedish form) 1991 for seat Yoni