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Aleksandra Ehrensvärd is a glass artist from Estonia, currently living and working in Stockholm, Sweden.
Aleksandra obtained an MA degree in design and applied art in the department of glass art at the Estonian Academy of Arts in 2015. After graduating, she worked and taught in Olustvere Glassblowing Studio and was a guest glassblowing master at the Estonian Academy of Arts.

In her artistic practice, Aleksandra is dedicated to glass blowing. Her artwork is mainly sculptural.

Ehrensvärd has participated in exhibitions in Estonia and abroad as well as taken part in glassblowing residencies in USA and Europe, including Pilchuck Glass School. Since 2014 she is a member of the Estonian Glass Artists' Union, and she is one of the three designers in MSK Glass bränd. Since 2020 Aleksandra is running the studio Stockholms Glasbruk together with her husband glass artist Martin Ehrensvärd. 

(Photo by Johanna Ehrensvärd)

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2012-2015   Estonian Academy of Arts, Applied Arts and Design (Glass), MA
2009-2012   Tallinn University, Art Education, BA

Professional Experience

Exhibitions

2022 "Color - RED 2.0", White Hall of the Museum of Oil Shale, Kohtla-Järve, Estonia

2022 Talks with Glass (Tiger is on Vacation), HOP gallery, Tallinn, Estonia

2020 Slow Light, Rapla County Centre for Contemporary Art, Rapla, Estonia

2020 New Estonian Art, art gallery Vysokae Mestsa, Minsk, Belarus

2020 Red, Rakvere Gallery, Rakvere, Estonia

2020 Annual exhibition of Estonian Glass Artist’s Union Color - Red, ARS Art Factory, Tallinn, Estonia

2019  International Biennale of Glass, Bulgaria

2019 Useful, Olustvere Manor, Olustvere, Estonia

2019 Terra Incognita, Olustvere Manor, Olustvere, Estonia

2019 Me sobime kokku/ We Fit Together. Paly, Tartu Art House, Tartu, Estonia

2018 Me Sobime Kokku/ We Fit Together. Process, Pärnu City Gallery, Pärnu, Estonia

2017 Me Sobime Kokku/ We Fit Together, Hop Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Bioglass, Haapsalu Glass Days, Evald Okas Museum, Haapsalu, Estonia

2017 Accordance. Ongoing/ Going on, Haus Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2016  Ongoing/ Going on, Glass Art Museum on Yelagin Island, St. Petersburg, Russia
2015  Stanislav Libensky Award Exhibition, ZIBA Glass Experience Museum, Prague, Czech Republic
2015  Glass paintings exhibition, Olustvere Manor, Olustvere, Estonia
2015  Annual exhibition of Estonian Glass Artist’s Union Hetk, Järvakandi, Estonia
2015  TASE’15, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
2015  Annual exhibition of Estonian Glass Artist’s Union Born/Made,  Rakvere galerii, Rakvere, Estonia
2014  Annual exhibition of Estonian Glass Artist’s Union Born/Made,  Tartu Art House, Tartu, Estonia
2014  Exhibition 100 Years of Art Education in Tallinn, Modern Art Museum KUMU, Tallinn, Estonia
2014  12m2, University of Technology, Innovation and Business Centre MEKTORY, Tallinn, Estonia
2014  12m2, Stockholm Lighting and Furniture Fair, Stockholm, Sweden
2013  EHE EHE collection at ERKI Fashion Show, Tallinn, Estonia
2013  Exhibition of laureates of design competition Man’s thing, Estonian Deign House, Tallinn, Estonia
2013  EHE EHE glass jewelry exhibition, Gallery Pink, Tallinn, Estonia