Born in Ängelholm, living in Viken. Painter (tempera) and performance artist
Educated in Italy at L'Accademia Di Belle Arti in Florence during the years 1983-87
and resided in Italy for the following ten years.
Christel Jönsson has had exhibitions in Italy and Sweden, in Italy at Casa Massaccio in Val D'Arno, Castello Di Panzano in Chianti and Centro Internazionale Di Brera in Milan. In Sweden, there have been more than a dozen separate exhibitions at the galleries Argo and Eva Solvang in Stockholm, at Malmö Museum, Karlskrona Art Gallery and at Pumphuset's Art Gallery in Landskrona.
Participation in various group exhibitions has been on about twenty occasions, including at Vikingsberg Art Museum in Helsingborg, Krapperup Art Gallery's "Autumn Salon", Höganäs, Bomässan in Malmö, Landskrona Art Gallery, Affordable Art in Stockholm and Nordic Salon at Dunkers Kulturhus in Helsingborg.
Christel Jönsson also performs "Performance", which has happened on a dozen occasions in different places and under titles such as "Primo", "Etyd", "Visible", "Silenzio", "Terra Pax", "Fire" and "Skräpfursten", the most recently at Henry Dunker's place in Helsingborg (2003)
Public purchases of Christel Jönsson's works have been made by, among others, Malmö Art Museum, the Swedish Arts Council, Helsingborg Museum, Malmöhus County and Stockholm County Council, the City of Stockholm and Höganäs Municipality.