Leonie Burkhardt

Leonie Burkhardt is a textile designer currently based in Gothenburg, Sweden. She graduated with her BA studies in textile design at HAW Hamburg (2016-2020) and did a semester abroad at KMITL in Bangkok in 2018/19. She continued to do a Master's degree at the renowned Swedish School of Textiles in Borås (2020-2022).

Leonie specialized in the craft of weaving early on and enjoys working in the field of practice-based design research. 

+49 (0) 1577 3549832    |    leonieaburkhardt@gmail.com

EDUCATION

The Swedish School of Textiles, Sweden

MA Textile Design 2020-2022

KMITL, Thailand

Semester Abroad Textile Design 2018-2019

HAW Hamburg, Germany

BA Textile Design 2016-2020


 

EXPERIENCE

03/2021 - 08/2021

INTERNSHIP DESIGN

KVADRAT RUGS / KINNASAND 

Hamburg, Germany

08/2018 - 03/2019

SOCIAL WEAVING PROJECT

CHAIPATTANA FOUNDATION 

Surin, Thailand

08/2017 - 02/2020

STUDENT TRAINEE WEB & GRAPHIC DESIGN

LOKALDESIGN

Hamburg, Germany

08/2015 - 10/2015

INTERNSHIP DESIGN 

 

TALBOT RUNHOF

Munich, Germany

EXHIBITION & PUBLICATION

2022

LOOKING FORWARD

Graduation group exhibition

3rd of June - 28th of August 2022

Textielmuseet Borås, Sweden

2022

TALENTE 2021 (postponed to 2022)

Craft Fair

6th of July - 10th of July 2022

HWK Munich, Germany 

2022

DRAFTS

Group pop-up exhibition

13th of May 2022

Berlin Open Lab, Germany

2020

NYTM: GENERATION 2020

Publication of the New York Textile Month

2020

New York, USA

2018

LIGHT & DAY

Group exhibition at Tendence 

30th of June - 13rd of July 2018

Tendence, Messe Frankfurt, Germany 

09/2013 - 07/2015

AU PAIR

Maplewood, NJ, USA