The Ulrica Hydman Vallien foundation annually presents a scholarship of SEK 90,000 to a young, promising and bold artist. The scholarship also includes an invitation for experimentation at Kosta Glassworks. This year’s recipient is Sissi Westerberg.
Sissi Westerberg (born 1975) is educated at the Department of Metal at Konstfack.
Ulrica Hydman Vallien (1938-2018) was one of Sweden’s most successful and popular glass designers. With her colorful, striking brushstrokes and characteristic design, she won people’s hearts – both in Sweden and internationally.
Flow, design for Svenskt Tenn
Inside out, jewellery series, acryli, silicone
Brooches, design for Svenskt Tenn 2003