Born 1945, Helsinki, Finland
Address: Ripusuontie 42 B, 00660 Helsinki, Finland
www.agnetahobin.fi, email: atelier@agnetahobin.fi


University of Arts and Design, Helsinki
1985   Competition of Ecclesiastical Textiles, Helsinki, 1st Price
1987   State Prize of Art and Design
1995   State 15 years' Grant
2001   The Nordic Award in Textiles, Fokus Foundation, Sweden
2004   Textile Artist of the Year, nominated by the Textile Artists' Ass. Texo , Finland
2005   The Bavarian State Prize, Munich, Germany


2005   National Gallery of Australia "Transformations"
2005   Neue Messe Munich, "The Universe of Metal" (solo)
2004   O-Gallery, Helsinki (solo)
2003   The Finnish Institute, Paris (solo)
2002   The Finnish Institute, Stockholm (solo)
2001   The Textile Museum in Borås, Sweden (solo)
    Norrút, Reykjavik, Bergen, Helsinki, Berlin, Kaunas (tour)
1998   Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth
1997   "Winter" Barbican Centre, London
    International Textile Triennal, Tournai, Belgium
1995   Hordaland Kunstnersentrum, Bergen, Norway (solo)
    Galerie Grave, Victoriaville, Quebec Canada (solo)
1992   Nordic Textiletriennal VI (tour)
1991   Ceramics and Textiles from Finland, Designmuseum in Tallinn, Estonia
1989   Triennale di Milano
    6th International Triennal oof Tapestry, Lódz, Poland
    "On Islands" Nordic Touring Exhibition: Iceland, Faroe Islands, Bornholm, Gotland and the Åland Islands
1976   Nordic Textiletriennal I (tour)


Supreme Court, Helsinki
Government Palace, Helsinki
Torstrase 140, Berlin Mitte
Etera Mutual Pension Insurance Co, Helsinki
Finnish Sports' Federation, Helsinki
Helsinki Energy, Helsinki
Haka Construction Company, Helsinki
Kemira, Helsinki
Ecclesiastical Textiles for several churces in Finland


Fokus Foundation, Borås, Sweden
Erik Anker Kollektion, Oslo, Norway
Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland
Art Museum of Oulu, Finland
State of Iceland
Several Finnish Embassies around the world
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Private Collections