RCA SHOW 2012

Maja Johansson

Textiles


Untitled

Rubber, wool and fur


A collection of woven fabrics for high-end womenswear. Hand and jacquard woven with a focus on material and colour.

Inspired by stories of the Swedish emigration to America in the 1800s, the big dreams and an intensified experience of nature, photo paintings by Gerhard Richter, paint strokes, clay and mark-making.



+44 (0)7857 346 367

maja.johansson@network.rca.ac.uk

www.majajohansson.com


Specialism: Woven Textiles


Supported by: Kopenhagen Fur, Swarovski Elements


CV

Degrees

BA Hons, Textiles, Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, 2010; Diploma, Construction Tailoring, Danmarks Tekniska Tillskärarakademi, Denmark, 2005

Experience

Work placement, Felder Felder, London, 2008

Exhibitions

New Designers, London, 2010; Heimtextil, Frankfurt, 2010

Awards

Scholarship, Fredrika Bremer förbundets Stipendiestiftelse, 2011; Scholarship, Fabrikör J L Eklunds Hantverksstiftelse, 2011-12; Scholarship, Estrid Ericsons Stiftelse, 2011-12