Arnþrúður is an Icelandic artist. She has been active as a textile artist, teaching fibers and art education since finishing her studies. Arnþrúður graduated from The Icelandic College of Art and Craft (1988-1991) with an emphasis on textile design and fiber art, and as teacher in textiles and fibres from Handarbejdet Fremmes Seminarium in Copenhagen (1982-1985).
After graduation she taught at the Icelandic College of Art and Craft from 1994-1999, in the textile department at Reykjavik School of Visual art from 2010-2017, and was Director of Teacher Education for artists for Iceland Academy of Arts from 2001-2009. She has had both solo and group exhibitions in Iceland, Scandinavia, and USA. Since 1998 she has been a member of ARKIR a book art group. She is a member of SIM, The Association of Icelandic Artists. She lives in Reykjavík, Iceland and works and creates in her studio at Korpúlfstaðir in Reykjavík.
Arnþrúður Ösp Karlsdóttir
textílhönnuður, bókverkakona og listgreinakennari
textile artist, book artist, art teacher
Arnþrúður Ösp lauk listnámi frá textíldeild MHÍ og kennaranámi frá Håndarbejdet Fremmes Seminarium í Kaupmannahöfn. Hún vinnur textílverk og bókverk og hefur sýnt á sýningum hérlendis og erlendis. Hún býr og starfar í Reykjavík.
Arnþrúður Ösp graduated from the department of textile at The Icelandic School of Arts and Crafts and as teacher from Håndarbejdet Fremmes Seminarium in Copenhagen. She works with textile and book art and has held exhibitions in Iceland and abroad. She lives and works in Reykjavík.