© Maja Björk 2019

About

Multidisciplinary artist from Sweden who mixes colours and emotions with textiles and illustration. gradute from Glasgow school of art 2016.

selected projects

2019

The crows are waiting for you to fail

A5 full colour zine
Comic illustrations on the theme mental illness and unrequited love

June 2019

Gotländsk Vårsalong, Korsbygården, Lärbro, Sweden
Group exhibition, exhibiting 3 oil pastel drawings

April 2019

What happened?
A6 full colour zine

Comic illustrations on the theme emotions in an urban environment

March 2019
 

Farewell Bims Apotheke, Bims Apotheke, Berlin,
Germany
Interactive installation with 3d textile art and sculpture
January 2019

2018

Bodrum Humanity, Bodrum, Turkey
Holding art and textile workshops
September – December 2018

Amanet, Kraftwerk Bille, Hamburg, Germany
Collaborative embroidered installation with Anna Ehrenstein on Albanian folk art
June 2018

World of Co, Sofia, Bulgaria
Art recidency, researching Bulgarian folk art and
producing embroidered cap collection
February 2018

2017

På G, Karlskrona Konsthall, Karlskrona, Sweden
Group exhibiton, showcasing 3 textile pieces on the theme of love affairs
December 2017

Gesicht Geschichten, Café Tasso, Berlin,
Germany
Solo exhibition, portraits in mixed media, print and embroidery
September 2017

Treasure Trasher, Paratissima, Skopje, FYR
Macedonia
Exhibiting collaborative upcycled fashion collection "Treasure trasher" with Bim Arnby.
June 2017

The Berlin Game, Bims Apotheke, Berlin, Germany
Solo exhibition and launch for the card game collection“The Berlin Game”
March 2017

2016

Erotikafton, Inkonst, Malmö, Sweden
Group exhibition, showcasing textile art
November 2016

Class of 2016, National Centre for Craft & Design, Sleaford, UK
Exhibiting upcycled embroidery collection “Portrait Stories”
October 2016

New Designers, Business Design Centre, London, UK
Exhibiting embroidery and illustration collection at annual design fair
June 2016

Everyday Occasions, Skypark, Glasgow, UK
Solo exhibiton
January 2016