Since 1978 Christer has been working as silversmith, goldsmith and jewellery
artist. He ran his own studio in Stockholm together with Lena Bergestad
Jonsson. In 2005 he moved to Västervik at the Swedish East coast,
where he and Lena established Studio Jungfruhuset. Beside the job in
the studio Christer has worked as teacher at diffrent levels, formost
as head of The Department of Jewellery and Silversmithing at The University
of Gothenburg 1991- 95 and as professor of The Department of Metal Design
at Konstfackskolan in Stockholm 1997- 2003.
Jonsson is represented in by several museums and private collections
as well as in His majesty the King of Sweden, silver collection. His
work has been exhibited worldwide. his latest soloexhibition was at
Sven Harrys museum in Stockholm 2016.