Kia Bengtsson Ekström Dödsbo

Lecturer, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Architectural Theory and Methods

Gothenburg 2020-11-22
It is with deep sorrow we have to inform you that our dear colleague Kia Bengtsson Ekström has passed away after a time of illness. Kia was a highly appreciated colleague, teacher and friend, who with great warmth and empathy always spread joy and positive energy to everyone around her. She is deeply missed.

A memorial moment will be arranged, and one may forward personal condolences to her family in writing, in the lobby on the 3rd floor, staircase A in the SB-building, Sven Hultins gata 6. You may also send your contribution to Head of Division Maja Kovács, who also can be contacted for more information:, +46 31 772 23 01.
Our thoughts are with Kia’s family in this difficult time.

Original text:
Kia works as an artistic lector specializing in preservation and transformation. She teaches within the course Stadsomvandling och Ombyggnad. Kia also teaches masters level courses within the course Conservation transformation. Kia is Head of Programme in Architecture.
Kia is a member of the Swedish architects committee for education and research.
She is also a practicing architect through her company MA Arkitektur AB who, apart from architectural assignments, are involved in several research projects.

Page manager Published: Mon 23 Nov 2020.