my textile cv

I AM ANITA FORS



INTERNATIONAL QUILT EXHIBITIONS

• 2019 – Keep your eye on the planet – Nadelwelt, Karlsruhe, Germany, 3–5 May.
Juried travelling exhibition, by Deutsch-Afghanische Initiative.

• 2019 – The Swedish exhibition – Prague Patchwork Meeting, Prague, Czeck Republic, 5–7 April.
Curated by Monica Danielsson Bichsel and Anita Fors (me).

• 2018 – Keep your eye on the planet – The European Patchwork Meeting, Alsace, France, 13–16 September.
Juried travelling exhibition, by Deutsch-Afghanische Initiative.

• 2017 – Finn Quilts annual meeting – Kemi, Finland, 18-19 March.

• 2016 – The International Patchwork Festival – Sitges, Spain, 10–13 March.

• 2015 – Hungarian Quilt association (Magyar foltvarro Ceh) – Pecs, Hungary

• 2013–2014 – Only blue and white – Bangsbo museum, Bangsbo, Denmark

• 2010 – Open European Quilt Competitions – Veldhoven, Netherlands

• 2004 – Bunbury Quilt Contest – Australia

• 2003 – Patchwork & Quilting – Lyon, France (Magic Art Textile och Magic Patch)

• 2003 – Bunbury Quilt Contest, Australia

• 2002–2005 – Plaids and stripes – Baerums verk in Norway. Odense, Kolding and Fredrikshamn in Denmark. Reykjavik in Iceland. Surte and Vilske Kleva in Sweden.

• 2001 – Quilt Exposition – Nashville, USA (American Quilter’s Association)

• 2000 – Animals and nature – Fredrikshamn, Denmark (Lapphexorna)

EQA CHALLENGES (and more)
FOR FESTIVAL OF QUILTS IN BIRMINGHAM

All EQA challenge quilts are exhibited at Festival of Quilts in Birmingham and thereafter go for a two year long tour between the EQA member organisations in Europe.

• 2018–2020 – EQA Boundaries, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2016–2018 – EQA Greatings from…, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2014–2016 – EQA Seasonal garden, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2013–2015 – EQA Movement, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2011–2013 – EQA Circle of Friends, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2010–2013 – EQA Colour Connection, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2006–2009 – EQA Hot & Cold, Birmingham, United Kingdom + travelling exhibition

• 2005 – Focus on Sweden at Festival of Quilts, Birmingham, Storbritannien

• 2004 – Swedish exhibition at Festival of Qusilts, Birmingham, Storbritannien

NORDIC QUILT MEETING

Nordic Quilt Meeting, NQT, was arranged by the national quilt associations in the Nordic countries every third year between 1994–2012.

• 2009 – Building bridges, NQT 2009 – Gothenburg, Sweden

• 2006 – NQT 2006 – Helsinki, Finland

• 2003 – Contrast, NQT 2003 – Oslo, Norway

QUILT EXHIBITIONS IN SWEDEN

Collection exhibitions in Sweden

• 2018 – Juried exhibition, Theme: Line play – Lidköping, Sweden (Quiltköping)

• 2016 – Earthly – Surte, Sweden (Glasbruksmuseet)

• 2014 – Textile debauchery – Falköping, Sweden (Fria tyglar / Free reins) (also curated the exhibition)

• 2013 – Only blue and white – Mölndal, Sweden (Mölndals stadsmuseum)

• 2013 – Nature’s essence, jubilee exhibition – Stockholm, Sweden and the annual meeting in Östersund, Sweden (Rikstäcket) 25

• 2012 – Good and mixed – Stockholm, Sweden (Galleri TU)

• 2012 – Quilt exhibition – Lidköping, Sweden (Quiltköping)

• 2009 – Nordic quilts – Gothenburg, Sweden (Sjöfartsmuseet; Fria tyglar and Rutan)

• 2004 – Round shapes – Luleå, Sweden (Rikstäckets årsmöte)

• 2004 – Quilts for better or for worse – Borås, Sweden (Textilmuseet/Textile museum)

• 2003 – Jubilee exhibition – Sigtuna, Sweden (Sigtuna Museum / Rikstäcket)

• 1994 – Hearts – Läckö castle, Sweden (weekly magazine ICA-kuriren)

QUILT EXHIBITIONS WITH MY QUILT GUILD LAPPHEXORNA

Collection exhibitions with my quilt guild Lapphexorna, Gothenburg.

• 2017 – Jubileumsutställning 30 år med Lapphexorna på Stadsbiblioteket i Göteborg

• 2017 – Låt tusen tyger tala på Blå stället i Göteborg

• 2013 – Kviltutställning på TV-huset i Göteborg, genom Konstföreningen media

• 2012 – Lapphexorna 25 år Jubileumsutställning på Glasbruksmuseet i Surte, utanför Göteborg

• 2012 – I rosens namn på Palmhuset i Trädgårdsföreningen i Göteborg

• 2010 – I väntan på våren på Naturhistoriska museet i Göteborg

• 2007 – För fulla klutar på Sjöfartsmuseet i Göteborg

• 2007 – Täckodling på Galleri Floras rike i Göteborg

• 2005 – Övertygande på Göteborgs Stadsmuseum

• 2004 – Lapptäcksutställning på Biblioteket i Lerum
• 2002 – Hexkonst på Nääs på Nääs Slott

• 2001 – Broderiakademins årsmöte i Göteborg

• 2001 – Lapptäcksutställning på TV-huset i Göteborg

• 2000 – Textilia Naturalis på Rydals Museum

• 1999-2000 – Djur och natur i lappteknik på Naturhistoriska museet i Göteborg

• 1998 – Lappteknik från golv till tak på Göteborgs Stadsmuseum

• 1996 – Lapptäcksutställning på Majornas bibliotek

• 1995 – Lapptäcksutställning på Stadsdelsnämnden VF

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