About Karethe

Karethe is a writer, designer and all-around creative SNOBB.

Karethe lives in Ronda, Andalucía where she is the founder and CEO of the environmental campaign Ronda Limpia. She is also member of the executive committee of Natur@Ronda in collaboration with the Ronda turism office, town hall and environment departments.

Originally from Norway, she has a Master of Fine Arts in b0th Creative Writing and Film Production from University of British Columbia and a Graduate Diploma in Communication Studies from Concordia University. She is an award-winning film writer/director (offkey, Semaine de la Critique, Cannes Film Festival 1994) and has more than a decade of experience as art director and production designer for film, TV and advertising. (View list of productionsphotos + videos.)

Karethe was the founder of the art exhibit i am grateful in Vancouver, BC. In 2005, she co-founded Art for AIDS Orphans, organizing international art auctions and raising funds for AIDS orphans for the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund. Between 2008-2012 she worked as Public Engagement Coordinator for the  Canadian Network for International Surgery, creating information material, organizing events, writing web content, and recruiting and coordinating more than 300 volunteers.

Specialties

International communication (seven languages), writing, media relations, production design, international relations and project management.