School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Birgit Skiöld

Born: 1923, Sweden, Stockholm   Died: 1982, London

Painter, printmaker, photographer and publisher. Studied at Konstfackskolan, Stockholm, the Grande Chaumiere, Paris, and at Regent St. Polytechnic, London. In 1958 she established the 'Print Studio' in London through which she influenced many printmakers of the 1960s and 1970s. She was a founder member of the Printmakers' Council, 1965, and the author of 'Handmade Paper Today' and co-author of 'Handmade Paper: A Worldwide Survey of Mills, Papers, Techniques and Uses'. She produced colourful abstract etchings

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Abstract PR863 Prints

Sea Pieces II PR942 Prints