Pia has a degree in Computer Science and Management from the University of Lund, Sweden. She worked 15 years in the Computer Industry as a Director of sales for IBM Sweden and Citat AB but also as a VP of Marketing and Product Management for Effnet AB. She started to paint while in University in Sweden, inspired by the beautiful Art from the Louisiana Art Gallery outside Copenhagen. Her formal education in Art is from the three years that she lived in Lübeck-Germany where she went to the Lubecker Kunstschule.She works in water colour, which she loves, although the majority of her work is done in oil, large scale paintings.
Pia also has a Diploma as an Interior Designer, she is practicing as one of Smallbone by Devizes Senior Designers producing beautiful kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms for her clients. She worked at Van Der Hurd Studio to design bespoke rugs and on large projects mainly refurbishing common parts of blocks of flats in London. Experienced kitchen designer. Has worked for presigious brands as Smallbone by Devicez and Roundhouse. Now active as senior designer at Sola kitchens in London. She has the luxury to be able to combine her work as an Interior Designer with her work as a painter since clients purchase her artwork for reception areas,lobby’s and private homes.
Pia has exhibited her artwork in London, Brussels and Sweden and sold paintings to France, Sweden, Spain, Warsaw, Copenhagen, Ireland and the UK. Clients have bought approximately 150 large canvasses the last two years and she also do custom orders on request. She will also exhibit in Barcelona later this year.
The objects vary, but her favorite themes are dancing ladies, almost always oil on canvass. She enjoy's catching the movement of a dancer in a red dress in a vibrant tango or a ballerina in a delicate white dress.
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