Katja Pettersson has been active as a designer on her own and in groups, as entrepreneur in fair design, as lecturer and teacher sins her master degree 2004. She is one of the founding members of the design group Front which she left in 2009 to start 50/50, a company where the designer and producer works on an equal footing and share the profits equally.
Katja works part time as senior lecturer at Industrial design, Konstfack the university college of arts, crafts and design and as an independent designer. Her focus is how to become more sustainable in all aspects of design with a focal point on norms and gestalt. 2014 she received a five year working grant from Konstnärsnämnden and are currently working on a gestalt of the court yard of city museum in Stockholm. A project assigned and approved of Stockholm Konst