Karen Pontoppidan is a jewellery artist from Denmark. In early years
she moved to Germany where she has studied. After a technical training
at the Berufskolleg für Formgebung, Schmuck und Gerät, Schwäbisch
Gmünd / Germany, she studied for 6 years at the Academy of Fine
Arts in Munich under the leadership of prof. Otto Künzli. After
getting her diploma, she worked as assistant professor from 2000
06. 2006-2016 Karen Pontoppidan has been appointed professor and professor
of ÄDELLAB at Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and
Design, Stockholm. Since 2016 she is a professor at the Academy of Fine
Arts in Munich.
Karen Pontoppidan is exhibiting her work in galleries and museums worldwide,
given workshops and lectures, been working as curator and member of
the jury for several international boards.
2010 Karen Pontoppidan had an exhibition at Platina together with Miro