Lehna Edwall

Lehna is an award winning Artist, Designer, Set-, Production- and Costume Designer.

She got her degree in Fashion Design (BA HONS) at Harrow College of Art in London, followed by a degree in Production Design at  The Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts (Dramatiska Institutet) and a Master Degree at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm.

During her long career as a designer, Lehna has worked with everything from fashion- and product design in retail to costume- and production design in film, TV, commercials and print advertising, as well as having dressed a large part of our Swedish artists.

Today Lehna mainly works as a Stage Production- and Costume Designer with clients such as the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm City Theatre, the Oscars Theatre and Dansens Hus (International Scene of Contemporary Dance) where she’s done several collaborations with the renowned choreographer Benke Rydman.

She also works with various kinds of exhibition designs, most recently at the Borgholm Castle (2014.)  Additionally she designs objects for the home and garden.

Lehna continuously works with her own artistry and is represented at The Levi’s Museum of San Francisco and has had exhibitions at prestigious art institutions such as Liljevalch Vårsalong, Waldemarsudde, Göteborgs Konsthall and at Kulturhuset in Ytterjärna.

Lehna is also the founder and initiator of the global art project Unit Hope Project, which she started in 2005.