Victor Emanuel Lindstrand was Swedish glass designer, textile and ceramic designer, and painter. He was born in 1904 and died, aged 78, in 1983. He began working as a designer at Orrefors Glasbruk in 1928 until 1940. When he moved to work for Uppsala-Ekeby as Artistic Director, from 1942-1950. In 1950 he moved to Kosta where he worked as Artistic Director until he retired in 1973. During the last 10 years of his life he did some freelance work with artists like Hanne Dreutler and Arthur Zirnsack at Studio Glashyttan in Åhus.