AMANDAH ANDERSSON (B. 1989) IS AN ILLUSTRATOR AND DESIGNER BASED IN STOCKHOLM. HER WORK EXPANDS OVER DIFFERENT CREATIVE FIELDS, BUT THE OUTCOME ALWAYS SPEAKS A LANGUAGE OF ITS OWN. A WORLD OF BOLD PLAYFULNESS WITH MYSTICAL UNDERTONES. Since the graduation from Beckman's College of Design's fashion department in 2013, Amandah today works as HEAD OF DESIGN for her CO-ownED brand AMA AWE (www.amaawe.com), combined with freelance work FOCUSING ON illustration, FASHION, print AND GRAPHIC design, artist collaborations and teaching.

 

| C L I E N T S |

SAS, Weekday, WOS, FIFTI, H&M, IQ, Lärarförbundet, FORMEX, LENOVO, ABSOLUT VODKA, Linnea Henriksson, Ane Brun, Frida Hyvönen, Maia Hirasawa, Pheeyownah, BECKMAN’S COLLAGE OF DESIGN, Stenebyskolan, TRUT Bokförlag, Manifestgalan, Under The Same Sun, Way Out West, JäVfla Scenkonst, Marabou, House of Radon, AND MORE.

 

S T U D I E S 

2016 - 2017 // (unfinished) Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts & Design - Master - CRAFT/Textile

2010 - 2013 // Beckmans College of Design: BA - Fashion design 

2008 - 2010 // Stenebyskolan: Clothes, Form & Design 

2005 - 2008 // Drottning Blankas gymnasieskola: Fashion design

 

E X H I B I T I O N S   &   S H O W S 

2018/01/11: 10 TEXTILES TALENTS, GROUP EXHIBITION AT SVENSKT TENN, STOCKHOLM.

2017/09/01: SHOWING THE PASSIVE SLEEP COLLECTION, AMA AWE SS18, FASHION WEEK / STOCKHOLM.

2017/02/02: SHOWING P,DSM! Uts. Jdi., AMA AWE AW17, FASHION WEEK / STOCKHOLM.

2016/07/26-28 : P,DSM! Uts. Jdi. / AMA AWE performance at STOCKHOLM MUSIC & ART, Stockholm.

2016/04/24 : P,DSM! Uts. Jdi. / AMA AWE performance at SUPERMARKET ART FAIR, Stockholm.

2016/03/17-2016/04/02: P,DSM! Uts. Jdi, SOLO EXHIBITION at REMAKE, Stockholm.

2016/02/18-2016/03/10: P,DSM! Uts. Jdi, SOLO EXHIBITION at WOS STORE, Stockholm.

2016/01/13-2016/02.04: P,DSM! Uts. Jdi, SOLO EXHIBITION at STENEBY KONSTHALL.

2014/12/13-2015/01/17 : CRAY COLLECTIVE, GROUP EXHIBITION at GALLERI SE, Falun

2014/10/20-2014/10/25 : ON TIME SHOW, GROUP EXHIBITION, Shanghai

2014/08/04-2014/08/14 : CAPTURED CREATURES, CROUP EXHIBITION at NIKOLAJ KUNSTHAL, Copenhagen

 

A W A R D   &   G R A N T S 

2017 : WINNER OF SWEDISH FASHION COUNCIL’S CHANGER’S AWARD

2016 : Bo Hammarskölds Stiftelse scholarship

2015 : Steneby Artist in Residence

2015 : Winner of the Ford Design challenge, HONG KONG

2014 : Kungsbacka city's culture prize

2013 : Gustav & Ida Unman's scholarship

2013 : Beckman's College of Design's special prize

2013 : KKV'S print scholarship

2011 : Gustav & Ida Unman's scholarship

 

C V

2 0 1 6 

  • Print design for SAS new scARfs, launched in October 2016.

  • Book covers for TRUT - 3 swedish classics.

  • Dance costume for Pheeyownaah.

  • Print consult for H&M's Fancy Underwear department / April - May

  • Course leader of the screen print workshop "Jag gillar..." ("I like...) with Ekhagsskolan in collaboration with Mötesplats Steneby.

  • Guest teacher at Stenebyskolan / Machine knitting course / Photoshop / Illustrator

2 0 1 5 

  • STENEBY Artist in residence / september - december 2015

  • Guest teacher at Stenebyskolan / Machine knitting course / Illustration course / Photoshop / Illustrator

  • Illustrator for Lärarförbundet (on-going)

  • Costume designer for Ane Brun, tour 2015.

  • Print design for the yoga brand UNDER THE SAME SUN, AW16.

  • Print consult for WEEKDAY's print department / october 2014 - august 2015

2 0 1 4

  • Guest teacher at Stenebyskolan / Machine knitting course / Illustration course / Photoshop / Illustrator

  • Costume design for Ane Brun, USA/Australia tour 2014

2 0 1 3  

  • Guest teacher at Stenebyskolan / Machine knitting course / Design process course /

  • Costume designer for Frida Hyvönen, Russia/Europe tour 2013

  • Costume designer for Maia Hirasawa, Japan tour 2013

  • Costume designer for Linnea Henriksson, summer tour 2013

  • Showing the BA collection SUB LIMES at Berns, Stockholm.

  • Illustrations for Tonårsparlören www.tonårsparlören.se,
    publisher Forsman & Bodenfors.

  • Showing the collection Jockey Volume S/S13 (made in collaboration
    with ACNE Studios) at Designer's Nest, Copenhagen fashion week.

  • Showing the collection Jockey Volume S/S13 at NK, Stockholm.

  • Making digital prints for costumes by Anna Ardelius and the opera
    Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria, Luzern.

2 0 1 2  

  • Collaboration with Weekday: making artwork for screen prints at
    t-shirts, sold exclusive in their store at Drottninggatan 65, Stockholm.

  • Costume assistant for Anna Ardelius.

  • Making costumes and styling for the music video Framtiden,
    by the swedish band Natten.

  • Stylist & set designer assistent for commercials (Ramlösa,
    STADIUM, etc.), published by Crosby.

  • Showing the collection Psychological Anatomy A/W13 at Fresh Fish, Gothenburg.

  • Showing the collection Psychological Anatomy A/W13 at Mercedes Benz Fashion week, Stockholm.

  • Making art installation as promotion for the opera Julius CeaSar,
    by Cisco Aznar, showed at Folkoperan, Stockholm.

2 0 1 1   -   2 0 1 0 

  • Art director for the swedish movie Den som söker,
    by Johan Lundh.

  • Internship at Minna Palmqvist.

  • Set designer assistent for Mattias Marklund at The girl
    with the dragon tattoo
    , by David Fincher.

  • Costume assistent for Ellen Utterstöm.

  • Internship at Drottningen av Saba.

  • Internship at Dreamandawake.