Arts + Architecture ProFiles


Arts + Architecture ProFiles contains contains biographical data on nearly 45,000 artists, architects, designers, craftspeople, firms and studios. It mainly includes names whose work is discussed or illustrated in the AHR net databases ReView, Design Abstracts Retrospective and in Research Source 1 & Research Source 2


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Fedorová, Silvia [1945-. Slovakia. Fashion Accessories/Hat Designer/Fibre Artist]
Warhola, Julia (Andy Warhol's Mother) [1892-1972. Slovakia/USA. Graphic Artist]
Baines, Muriel [-. South Africa. Graphic Designer]
Esmonde-White, Eleanor (Esmonde White, Eleanor) [1914-. South Africa. Painter]
Everard, Bertha [1873-1965. South Africa/UK. Painter]
Forbes, Ulrica [1900-1960. South Africa/UK. Painter]
Gooch, Brenda V. [-. South Africa. Graphic Designer]
Sinclair, Helen M. [1892-1986. South Africa/UK/Canada. Painter/Illustrator]
Wyner, Sandra [1945-. South Africa/USA. Ceramist]
Akers, Adela [1933-. Spain/USA. Weaver]
Baquero, Isabel [-. Spain. Embroiderer]
Codina, Marie Thérése [-. Spain. Textile Artist]
Muñoz, Aurelia [1926-2011. Spain. Fibre Artist/Sculptor/Tapestry Designer]
Narezo Dragone, Irene [-. Spain. Painter]
Paca Sindici, Rosa [-. Spain/Italy. Painter]
Tapia, Alma [1906-1993. Spain. Poster Designer/Cartoonist/Illustrator]
Adelborg, Louise [1885-1971. Sweden. Painter/Ceramist]
Adelborg, Maria [1849-1940. Sweden. Textile Artist]
Afzelius, Märta [1887-1961. Sweden. Textile Designer/Painter]
Askild, Anita [1933-1980. Sweden/USA. Textile Designer/Weaver/Ceramist/Painter/Mosaic Artist]
Aspelin, Signe [1881-1961. Sweden. Tectile/Graphic Designer/Illustrator]
Atterberg, Ingrid [1920-2008. Sweden. Textile Designer/Glass Artist/Ceramist]
Bark, Jane [1931-. Sweden. Graphic Designer/Illustrator]
Bauck, Jeanna [1840-1926. Sweden/Germany. Painter]
Beckman, Kaj [1913-. Sweden. Painter/Poster Designer/Illustrator]
Bengtson, Hertha [1917-1993. Sweden. Ceramist/Glass Artist]
Benktzon, Maria [1946-. Sweden. Industrial Designer]
Bergkvist, Marie [-. Sweden. Glass Artist]
Beskow, Elsa [1874-1953. Sweden. Illustrator]
Billow, Eva [1902-1993. Sweden. Illustrator/Calligrapher/Graphic/Poster Designer]
Bjorck, Eva [-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Björquist, Karin [1927-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Bland, Eva [-. Sweden. Ceramics Decorator]
Blomberg, Sigrid [1863-1941. Sweden. Sculptor]
Boberg, Anna (Anna Boberg-Scholander) [1864-1935. Sweden. Painter/Decorative Artist/Designer]
Borg, Elis [-. Sweden. Furniture Designer]
Branting, Agnes [1862-1930. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Brate, Fanny [1861-1940. Sweden. Painter]
Bratt, Monica [1913-1961. Sweden. Glass Artist]
Breger, Bibi [1927-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Breitholtz, Birgit [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Bülow-Hübe, Sigrun [1913-1994. Sweden/Canada. Furniture Designer/Architect]
Bülow-Hübe, Torun [1927-2004. Sweden. Silversmith/Jewellery Designer/Ceramist/Glass Artist]
Claesson, Ester [1884-1931. Sweden. Garden Architect/Designer]
Dahlquist, Inga-Britt ('Ibe') [1924-1961. Sweden. Jewellery Designer]
Danielsson, Vera [-. Sweden. Embroiderer]
Dean, E. [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Dessau, Igrid [1923-2000. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Dessau, Ingrid [1923-2000. Sweden. Textile Designer/Weaver]
Dinclau, Hildegard [-. Sweden. Weaver]
Diriks, Anna Maria (Westerberg, Anna Maria) [1870-1932. Sweden/France. Painter]
Edefalk, Kerstin [-. Sweden. Packaging Designer]
Ekenstam, Märta af [-. Sweden. Silversmith]
Eksell, Ruthel [-. Sweden. Graphic Designer]
Erikson, Estrid [1894-1981. Sweden. Interior/Furniture/Decorative Designer]
Faith-Ell, Age [1912-1998. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Ferngren, Vera [-. Sweden. Silversmith]
Foberg, A. [-. Sweden. Tapestry Designer]
Fogelklou-Skog, Ulla [1913-1986. Sweden. Glass Designer/Sculptor/Silversmith]
Forsberg, Ann-Mari [1916-1992. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Fredin-Fredholm, Maud [1919-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Frumerie, Agnès [1869-1937. Sweden. Sculptor/Painter]
Frykholm, Annie [1872-1955. Sweden. Textile Artist]
Gahn, Märta [-. Sweden. Textile/Tapestry Designer]
Geiger, Katja [1920-. Sweden. Fashion Designer/Illustrator]
Giöbel, Selma Levina [1843-1925. Sweden. Sculptor/Textile Designer]
Gisberg, Sofia [1854-1926. Sweden. Sculptor/Textile Designer]
Graf, Birgitta [1933-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Gråsten, Viola [1910-1994. Sweden. Textile/Rug Designer/Weaver]
Gröndal, Susan [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Grundell Hahr, Mattis [1877-1951. Sweden. Tapestry Designer/Decorative Artist/Painter]
Gullberg, Elsa [1886-1984. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Hackman, Maria (Hackman-Dahlen, Maria) [1927-2007. Sweden. Ceramist]
Haller, Dagmar [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Hasselberg-Olsson, Elisabet [1932-. Sweden. Textile Designer/Weaver]
Heijkenskjöld, Marianne [-. Sweden. Graphic Designer]
Hjelm, Fanny [1858-1944. Sweden. Painter]
Hörlin-Holmqvist, Kerstin [1925-1997. Sweden. Furniture/Textile Designer]
Idestam-Blomberg, Marie-Louise [-. Sweden. Interior/Furniture/Textile Designer]
Ingelög, Kristin [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Jancke-Björk, Eva Henrietta [1882-1981. Sweden. Ceramist/Embroiderer/Painter]
Jobs, Gocken [1914-1995. Sweden. Ceramist/Textile Designer]
Jobs, Lisbet [1909-1961. Sweden. Ceramist/Textile Designer]
Johnston, Arnrid Banniza (Bannitza) [1895-1972. Sweden/UK. Sculptor/Carver/Modeller/Poster Designer]
Jonsson, Edna [-. Sweden. Textile/Rug Designer]
Karsmo, Greta [1901-2000. Sweden. Industrial Designer]
Kleen, Tyra [1874-1951. Sweden. Painter/Illustrator]
Koenig, Berit [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Köhler, Margareta (Koehler, Margareta) [-. Sweden. Furniture/Interior Designer]
Lagerbielke, Gunilla [-. Sweden. Textile Artist/Designer]
Langlet, Ragnhild [1934-. Sweden/USA. Textile Artist]
Länk, Carina [1963-. Sweden. Graphic/Poster Designer/Illustrator]
Larson, Lisa [1931-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Lilienberg, Hilda (Starck, Hilda) [1865-1940. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Lindbom, Ann-Mari [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Littmarck, Barbro [-2008. Sweden. Silversmith/Jewellery Designer]
Lodén, Dagmar (Henning, Dagmar) [1904-1989. Sweden. Poster/Graphic/Tapestry Designer]
Lund, Alice [1900-1991. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Lundgren, Tyra [1897-1979. Sweden. Ceramist/Sculptor/Textile Designer/Glass artist]
Lundin, Ingeborg [1921-1992. Sweden. Glass Designer]
Måås-Fjetterström, Märta [1873-1941. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Martenson, B. [-. Sweden. Embroiderer]
Martin, Edna [1908-2003. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Mattson, Thyra [-. Sweden. Textile Artist]
Michelson, Birgit [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Milles, Ruth [1873-1941. Sweden. Sculptor]
Nilsson, Barbro [1899-1983. Sweden. Textile/Tapestry/Rug Designer]
Nilsson, Marianne [1933-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Nordensten, Ragnhild [1888-1951. Sweden. Painter/Graphic Artist]
Nordgren, Anna [1847-1916. Sweden. Painter]
Nordin, Alice [1871-1948. Sweden. Sculptor/Lighting Designer]
Oldfors, Hjördis [1920-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Oman, Annina [-. Sweden. Poster Designer]
Orrghen-Lundgren, Gudrun [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Palmstierna, Gunilla (Palmstierna-Weiss) [1928-. Sweden. Ceramist/Theatre Set Designer/Ceramist]
Persson-Melin, Signe [1925-2022. Sweden. Ceramist/Glass Designer]
Pralterstrom, Martha [-. Sweden. Tapestry Designer]
Printz, Ursula [-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Richter, Marianne [1916-. Sweden. Textile Designer/Artist]
Rönquist, Lotten [1864-1912. Sweden. Painter/Textile Artist/Tapestry Designer]
Rosenberg, Carl Gustav Edvard [1883-1957. Sweden. Photographer]
Ryggen, Hannah [1894-1970. Sweden/Norway. Tapestry Designer/Weaver/Painter]
Sampe, Astrid (Sampe-Hultberg, Astrid) [1909-2002. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Sellberg-Welamson, Greta [1885-1946. Sweden. Graphic Designer]
Simmulson, Mari [1911-2000. Sweden. Ceramist]
Sjöström, Maria [1868-1931. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Skottsberg, Lydia [1877-1948. Sweden. Illustrator]
Solbreck-Möller, Inga-Greta [-. Sweden. Poster Designer/Illustrator]
Sorbon-Malmsten, Birgitta [-. Sweden. Lampshade Designer]
Stenström-Rogberg, Britta [1896-1974. Sweden. Illustrator/Painter]
Strömberg, Gerda [1879-1960. Sweden. Glass Artist]
Sundell, Britt-Louise [1928-. Sweden. Ceramist/Graphic Artist/Printmaker/Illustrator]
Sundström, Harriet [1872-1961. Sweden. Painter/Sculptor/Graphic Artist]
Sutthoff, Agnes (Skogman, Agnes) [1874-1956. Sweden. Textile artist]
Svensson, Inez [1932-2005. Sweden. Furniture/Textile Designer/Ceramist]
Thorkildsen, Elsie Marie [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Tollerz, Ulla [-. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Trapp, Gisela (Henckel, Gisela) [1873-1958. Sweden. Illustrator/Painter/Cartoonist]
Triller, Ingrid [1905-1982. Sweden. Ceramist]
Uhlén, Harriet [-. Sweden. Weaver]
Vallgren, Antoinette [1858-1911. Sweden/France. Sculptor/Bookbinder]
von Münchow, Marianne [-. Sweden. Furniture Designer]
Von Nessen, Margaretta (Grete) [1898-1978. Sweden/USA. Lighting Designer]
Wahlström, Charlotte [1849-1924. Sweden. Painter]
Wärff, Göran [1933-2022. Sweden. Glass Artist]
Westerberg, Evy (Westerberg-Levander, Evy; Westerberg-Lindqvist, Evy) [1932-2005. Sweden. Interior/Furniture/Rug Designer]
Westin, Inge [-. Sweden. Furniture Designer]
Westin, Marianne [-. Sweden. Furniture Designer]
Westlund, Ulrika [1965-. Sweden. Graphic Designer]
Westman, Marianne [1928-. Sweden. Ceramist]
Winge, Hanna [1838-1896. Sweden. Textile Designer]
Ammann, Marguerite [1911-1962. Switzerland. Painter/Ceramist/Illustrator]
Bavier, Ursula (Huber-Bavier, Ursula) [1918-2010. Switzerland. Graphic Artist/Painter]
Berta, Edoardo [1867-1931. Switzerland. Decorative Designer]
Biesele, Renata [-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Boller-Baer, Julia [1896-?. Switzerland. Puppet Maker/Textile artist/Jewellery Designer]
Bruppacher, Jenny (Pauli-Bruppacher, Jenny) [1893-1937. Switzerland. Ceramist]
Cunz, Martha [1876-1961. Switzerland. Painter/Woodcut Artist]
de Nobili, Lila [1916-2002. Switzerland. Theatre/Film Set/Costume Designer/Illustrator/Painter]
Defraoui, Silvie (Defraoui, Silvia) [1935-. Switzerland. Ceramist/Mixed Media/Video Artist]
Dietschi, Elisabeth [1926-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Escher, Gertrud [1875-1956. Switzerland. Painter/Graphic Artist]
Fanger-Schiesser, Karin [1959-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Illustrator/Typographer/Muralist]
Forster, Cornelia [1906-1990. Switzerland. Painter/Graphic Artist/Textile /Tapestry Designer/Embroiderer/Illustrator/Ceramist]
Fülscher, Johanna Katharina [1893-1978. Switzerland. Painter/Graphic Designer]
Funk, Lissy [1909-2005. Switzerland. Embroiderer/Textile Artist]
Gerber, Rosa [-. Switzerland. Embroiderer/Tapestry Artist]
Geroe-Toble, Maria [1895-1963. Switzerland. Textile Artist/Tapestry Designer]
Giauque, Elsi [1900-1989. Switzerland. Textile Designer/Weaver]
Grossen, Françoise [1943-. Switzerland/USA. Textile/Fibre Artist/Sculptor]
Guyer, Lux (Luise) [1894-1955. Switzerland. Architect/Interior Designer]
Gyssler, Doris [-. Switzerland. Poster Designer/Illustrator]
Hantz, Hélène [1877-1963. Switzerland. Decorative Designer]
Hauser-Baertschi, Lilly [1934-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Hefti, Beatrice (Afflerbach, Beatrice) [1920-2003. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Illustrator]
Hesse, Isa (Hesse-Rabinovitsch, Isa) [1917-2003. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Illustrator/Filmmaker/Videomaker/Glass Artist]
Hiestand, Ursula [1936-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Hofmann, Dorothea [1914-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Muralist/Calligrapher]
Honegger-Lavater, Warja (Lavater, Warja) [1913-2007. Switzerland. Graphic/Poster/PainterDesigner/Illustrator]
Joray-Muchenberger, Rose-Marie [1929-. Switzerland. Graphic/Exhibition Designer/Illustrator]
Jucker, Sita [1921-2003. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Illustrator/Painter]
Kauffman, Angelica (Kauffmann, Angelika) [1741-1807. Switzerland/UK. Painter]
La Roche, Maria [1870-1952. Switzerland/Germany. Painter/Lithographer]
Lamm, Lora [1928-. Switzerland/Italy. Graphic/Packaging Designer/Typographer]
Lasserre, Juliette [1907-2007. Switzerland. Photographer]
Laverrière, Janette [1909-2011. Switzerland/France. Interior/Furniture/Mirror Designer]
Linck, Margrit [1897-1983. Switzerland. Ceramist]
Linck-Daepp, Margrit [1897-1983. Switzerland. Ceramist]
Luginbuehl, Ursel (Ursi) [-. Switzerland. Ceramist]
Matt, Annemarie von [1905-1967. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Painter]
Mensching, Erika [-. Switzerland. Illustrator]
Meyer, Idy [-. Switzerland. Textile Designer]
Moeri, Babette [-. Switzerland/UK. Interior Decorator/Antique Dealer]
Moll, Therese [1934-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Morgenthaler, Sascha (Sasha) [1893-1975. Switzerland. Doll/Mannequin Designer/Maker]
Oberholzer, Sabina [1958-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Pauletto-Bittmann, Maya (Pauletto, Maya) [1926-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Illustrator]
Piatti-Stricker, Marianne (Piatti, Marianne) [-. Switzerland. Graphic/Display Designer/Illustrator]
Piccard, Marthe Jeanne (Giacomini-Piccard, Marthe Jeanne) [1880-1949. Switzerland. Bookbinder/Painter]
Pochon-Emery, Françoise (Pochon-Gauderon, Françoise) [1930-. Switzerland. Illustrator/Collage/Woodcut Artist/Painter]
Rapin, Adeline Aimée [1868-1956. Switzerland. Painter/Sculptor/Medallist/Ceramist]
Redmond, Frieda Voelter [1857-1939. Switzerland/USA. Painter]
Roederstein, Ottilie Wilhelmine [1859-1937. Switzerland/Germany. Painter]
Roth, Helene [1887-1966. Switzerland. Painter/Graphic Designer]
Roth-Streiff, Lili [-. Switzerland. Illustrator]
Rudin, Nelly [1928-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Painter]
Sallenbach, Katharina [1920-. Switzerland. Painter/Sculptor/Graphic Artist/Illustrator]
Schelling, Irene [-. Switzerland. Doll/Mannequin Designer/Maker]
Schmid, Charlotte [1932-. Switzerland. Graphic/Poster/Packaging Designer]
Schönhaus-Haefliger, Rosemarie [-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Illustrator]
Schweisguth-Berthelot, Jeanne [-. Switzerland. Embroiderer]
Siegfried, Liselotte [1935-. Switzerland. Textile Artist/Designer]
Slom, Olga [1881-1941. Switzerland/France. Painter/Jewellery Designer]
Soland-Schatzmann, Heidi (Schatzmann, Heidi) [-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer]
Staehelin, Marlise [1927-1991. Switzerland. Textile/Fibre Artist]
Steiger-Crawford, Flora [1899-1991. Switzerland. Architect/Sculptor]
Stiefel, Marie [1879-1962. Switzerland. Painter/Graphic Artist]
Stocker, Carlotta [1921-1972. Switzerland. Illustrator]
Straub, Marianne [1909-1994. Switzerland/UK. Textile Designer]
Taeuber-Arp, Sophie [1889-1943. Switzerland. Painter/Sculptor/Textile Designer]
Thut, Kurt [1931-2011. Switzerland. Architect/Furniture/Interior Designer/Manufacturer]
Tissi, Rosemarie [1937-. Switzerland. Graphic/Poster Design/Typographer]
Tosin, Lotti [1934-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Painter]
Tschudi, Lill [1911-2004. Switzerland. Illustrator/Woodcut/Linocut Artist]
Wegmann, Bertha [1846-1926. Switzerland/Germany/Denmark. Painter]
Wetter, Trix [1947-. Switzerland. Graphic Designer/Typographer/Illustrator]
Wick, Claudine [1931-. Switzerland/France. Graphic Designer/Illustrator]
Widmann, Johanna Viktoria (Schäfer, Johanna) [1871-1943. Switzerland/Germany. Painter/Illustrator/Silhouette Artist]
Wünsche, Trudy [1904-1983. Switzerland. Graphic/Poster Designer/Illustrator]


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