Kristjana was born in Iceland and moved to London to begin her artistic career, studying graphic design and illustration at the world-renowned Central St Martins. She went on to become creative director of a clothing brand, Beyond the Valley, while continuing to work on artistic projects such as Prints and illustrations for books. These days she focuses on Cityscape Art overlaid with incongruous tropical animals and plants.
Kristjana S Williams has appeared in festivals and pop ups around the world, as well as featuring in prestigious galleries such as the V&A in London. She is also known for creating window displays for top department stores Harvey Nichols and Fortnum & Mason. Designed for the Christmas season, these sparkling displays were made with copious sequins, glitter and mirror balls.