Anja von Kalinowski is a London based artist and embroiderer. After being awarded with the QEST scholarship in 2010, she was able to complete her studies of Traditional Needlework Techniques at the Royal School of Needlework.
In 2011, Anja embarked on a Master Degree course in Fine Art, specializing in oil painting and embroidery, at City & Guilds of London Art School with the aim to elevate embroidery to a Fine Art level. After completing her MA, she returned to the RSN as a guest lecturer and exhibited her work internationally. Anja von Kalinowski will be showing selected paintings at the ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, Mall Galleries in November 2014.