Bettina Nelson (b. 1984) is a Swedish - English designer and artist currently living in Copenhagen. After finishing her MFA from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Design, she has continued working within the theoretical and practical field of structures that links the body with the mind, the so-called intrinsic movement. Her work is interdisciplinary and extend from furniture and spatial design, to objects and illustrations.
 







EDUCATION
2014 - 2017    (MA) The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts Schools of Design, Furniture & Objects, Copenhagen, DK.
2010 - 2012    (BA) The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts Schools of Design, Spatial Design, Copenhagen, DK.
2009 - 2010    Beckmans College of Design (BA), Form, Stockholm, SE.
2007 - 2009    Nyckelviksskolan, General Arts, Design and Architecture, Lidingö, SE.
2006 - 2007    Klassiska Konstskolan i Stockholm, Fine Arts, SE

EXHIBITIONS
2017    KADK, ‘Løsninger’, Copenhagen, DK.
2015    Permanent Chair Collection, KADK, Copenhagen, DK.
2015    Milan Furniture Fair , Salon De Mobile,’ NØW’,  Milan, IT.
2012    KBH Kunsthal, ‘Musical Chairs’, Copenhagen, DK.
2012    KBH Kunsthal, ‘Musical Chairs’,  Skive, DK.
2010    Röda Kvarn Galleri, ‘Vad får man’, Stockholm, SE.
2009    Sundbyberg Centrum, wall painting, Solna, SE.
2009    Millesgården, ‘Mobiler’, Lidingö, SE.
2008    Bergianska Trädgården, ‘Lager’, Stockholm, SE.

GRANTS
2015    Albertsen Fonden, Rattan Project, Copenhagen, DK.
2011    KADK, Commercial, Copenhagen, DK.

WORK EXPERIENCE
2019    Furniture Design, Pavilion Nordico, Buenos Aires, Argentina. 
2019    Graphic Design, Haväng, Stockholm, SE.
2019    Illustrations and Interior Design, Bagel&Bar, Copenhagen, DK. 
2018    Graphic Design, Poppy Poppy, Stockholm, SE.
2015 - 2018    Tutor of Design Process, Nyckelviksskolan, Lidingö, SE.
2016 - 2018    Design Assistant, Hilda Hellström, Cph, DK.
2014    Design Assistant, Chris. Liljenberg Halstrøm, Cph, DK.
2014    Design Assistant, Hilda Hellström, London, UK.
2013    Creative Team, Urban Outfitters, Copenhagen, DK.
2010    Spatial Design - Artek Stockholm Showroom, SE.
2010    Textile Design, IKEA fall collection 2011, Stockholm, SE.
2010    Set Design - World Food Program, Stockholm, SE.
2010    Spatial Design Assistant, Paul Smith, Stockholm SE.
2009    Product Photography, Bantie Interior Design, Sthlm, SE.
2004 - 2005    Photograph Assistant/Studio Manager, WDS Prod., Sthlm, SE.
2004    Design Assistant, Sannah Lindberg, Stockholm, SE.
2003 - 2004    Photograph Assistant/Studio Manager, Toby Maudsley, Sthlm, SE.
2003 - 2009    Photographer, Bettina Nelson Photography, Stockholm, SE.

RESIDENCIES 
2019    Art Centre and Residency Pavilion Nordico, Buenos Aires, Argentina.