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Karoline Bakken Lund

(b.1989) Lives and work in Oslo, Norway


Trans-disciplined practitioner rooted in fashion and product design












Master of Design, Fashion Design, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

Oslo, 2013 - present


Bachelor of Art and Design, Major in Fashion Design, Oslo University College

Oslo, 2008-11







Costume design for the DRIB screen play, by film director Kristoffer Borgli

Oslo, 2015 - present



Design & production assistant, Epilogue by Eva Emanuelsen

Oslo, 2015 - present



Knitwear design assistant, Henderson Cashmere

Oslo, 2015



Womenswear & menswear designer, Age of Enlightment Clothing

Oslo, 2014



Womenswear & menswear designer, Tom Wood Clothing

Oslo, November 2013 - March 2014



Design & production assistant, Nina Skarra

Oslo, January 2013 - August 2014



Fashion designer & production manager, Anti Denim

Oslo, 2011 - 2012







Sales Intern and graphic designer for International Playground

New York, November 2012 –  March 2013



Internship - fashion design and graphic design, Anti Denim

Oslo, August 2010 – July 2011




stage costumes


Emilie Nicholas

Unge Ferrari

Tomine Harket

Rumble in Rhodos


Yoga Fire




professional interests


Workshop host & exhibition guide, The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design

Oslo, november 2015

Invited workshop host and a tour guide on the occasion of  fashion designer Julie Skarlands's exhibition "Paris - New Delhi - Oslo," where the main focus lay in the provision of sustainable ideas and design methods in the form of re-design, recycled materials and Norwegian crafts tradition.



Speaker at the "Wool day", Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise

Oslo, October 2014

Invited speaker and participant in the panel discussion in cooperation with the Norwegian Fashion Institute and Oslo Innovation Week, where I took up issues surrounding local fashion and using wool with a call to invest in fiber research in higher education, together with Sina Fredriksson.



NFI representative and writer at Manufacture New York workshop, Copenhagen School of Design and Technology,

Copenhagen, October 2014

Seminar and workshop on opportunities and challenges for local production as a Scandinavian focus.

Published report of seminar written for NFI:



Speaker at Röhsska Museum,

Gothenburg - 2011

Invited speaker and participant in the panel discussion in cooperation with the Swedish fashion, arts and culture organization "ADA"

Panel discussion where one questioned the dark aesthetics of fashion. In this context, I represented both Anti Denim and my own brand LUNDprojects.



NFI – Norwegian Fashion Institute

Oslo, 2011

Representing the profession of fashion designers at the General Assembly and committees








Guest tutor in fashion manufacturing & technical drawing, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

Oslo, spring 2015 / spring 2016



Tutor in interior and exhibiton design, Elvebakken Upper Secondary School

Oslo, 2014 - 2015



Tutor in art and crafts / visual communication, Mysen Upper Secondary School

Oslo, 2013 - 2014







Take it personally - in collaboration with Norwegian Fashion Institute / VikingGold

Exhibited at:

the Oslo Museum of Cultural History  13. june 2015 - present



Norwegian wool - in collaboration with Scandinavian Business Seating & HÅG

Exhibited at:

The Stockholm Furniture Fair 3.-7. February 2015

The Needlework & Technology Conference 2015 – Global Perspectives 16. – 17. march.



MAX FACE - Artistduo: Pål Luis Sanchez & Karoline Bakken Lund

Exhibited at:

Seilduken Gallery / Oslo National Academy of the Arts 11.-12. march 2015



New Talents Showcase - in collaboration with UPdesign/ F5, Norwegian Fashion Hub,

Exhibited at:

the Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture 10.-11. february 2014



Norwegian design - The Exceptional Everyday

Exhibited at:

The Corcoran Gallery of Art Washington DC, USA. January 2012





awards / showcases


UP/”ØPP” , Up and Coming Fashion Design Showcase

Oslo september 2014



Cocoon, Oslo Fashion Week Fashion Design Competition

Oslo  August 2011



Cocoon, Oslo Fashion Week Fashion Design Competition

Oslo February 2011



Springbrett, Young Fashion Design Competition

Oslo 2010