Judith Margarethe Countess Kinsky of Wchinitz & Tettau
handmade hat couture worn by the stars
Judith Kinsky is originally an artist. She has a degree and the title of Master from the Academy of Arts "HBK Saar" in Germany in painting and fabric objects.
She has held artist-in-residence positions at galleries in Florida (US), Austria and now Mallorca. Her mother was a dress maker and Judith helped her in her studio. During Judith's studies, she explored textiles as well as painting, but it was only when she moved to Berlin in 2010 that she discovered millinery and began developping her skills in this practise.
First it was a passion, but it soon became more when her hats entered the Berlin Society and by 2015 her creations where worn at horse races cross country and even in Ascot in the UK. She had made a name of herself as a designer and even televions came to do an extensive interview.
In 2015 and 2016 she won several first and second prizes for her racing hats at the races in Berlin.(Hoppegarten and Mariendorf)
Since 2015 she exhibited regularly in London at the great hat exhibitions by xterrace.
Since 2019 she is curator of the art collection of the noble family of her husband , Karl Maria Kinsky, "At Kinsky the Kinsky Collection"
She won the EM Design Award 2020 in category "hats".
2019, 2020 and 2021 she curates the international Palma Hat Week exhibition and hat competition in Palma de Mallorca.
“There are hats that when you look at them tell you about dreams and an infinite grace like the hats created by this artist.” GG
“It is apparent that Judith Kinsky puts much creativity, flair, quality and care into her designs, as she does in her life. Her designs stand out with a distinguished elegance and uniqueness, and each one is handmade. In addition, she seems to be devoted to the culture and legacy of the races.”
“Her hats are unique, fancy, high quality, made with love and passion!”