Ulrica Hydman Vallien


Stockholm native Ulrica was brought up in an artistic family and was schooled at the national College of Art, Craft and Design, as well as scholar ship programs in the U.S. and Mexico. She joined Kosta Boda in 1972 and has been awarded majors cholarships and prizes, exhibited in museums and shows worldwide, and has lectured at the Bildwerk in Germany and at the famous Pilchuck Glass Center school in Washington state.

Ulrica’s unmistakable designs have decorated both cell-phones as well as airplane tails.Through her career she has used different forms of expressions but has always had an entirely personal range of metaphorical language, filled with power, drama, humour and energy.