Swedish violinist and researcher Karin Hellqvist is active internationally as an interpreter of contemporary music.


Through collaboration and dialogue, her work contributes to the process of creating new music. Hellqvist is a member of forefront ensembles for experimental music in Scandinavia and her performances have been broadcasted internationally.


She has contributed to award-winning recordings, as her debut-CD Flock (2019), awarded with the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik. Hellqvist is educated in Stockholm, Berlin, Oslo and London and currently pursuing an PhD in artistic research at the Norwegian Academy of Music Oslo.