Artist Interview – Matthias van Arkel

Matthias van Arkel‘s unique, vibrant Silicone Rubber Paintings are very sculptural and is the result of a fearlessness in experimentation and in constantly being curious and investigative of his art. The work has covered walls of large public spaces, as well as paintings and in the form of art cubes. Using a modified pasta machine […]

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Creative Living – Astrid Sylwan and Gunnel Sahlin

Astrid Sylwan/V Söderqvist Blog

It is always interesting to see how creative people live and work, and I will feature two very prominent Swedish artists in this blog post. The Artist Astrid Sylwan, whom I will be doing a blog interview on to be published next week, and Glass Designer Gunnel Sahlin whose interview I published in March. The article […]

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Artist Interview – Jim Thorell

A Stockholm native, Jim Thorell has been studying Art in different parts of Sweden, as well as internationally in Japan and Vietnam. Since graduating with an M.F.A from The Fine Arts Academy of Valand, part of the University of Gothenburg in 2010, he has had several group and solo exhibitions. Thorell’s paintings are like a fantasy stream of […]

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