Tattoos by Sweden's Peter Lagergren

Tattoo // Monday, October 17, 2011
Sometimes you just want to see a highly-skilled, traditional tattoo artist, and Malmö, Sweden's Peter Lagergren is one of those talents. There is so much good stuff coming out of Scandinavia right now in the arts, and Langergren's tattoo work is just another example.

Structural Illustrations by Clara Terne

Juxtapoz // Friday, October 14, 2011
Stockholm-based artist Clara Terne does a variety of collaborative and solo work in art direction, illustration, and graphic design. She graduated from Konstfack back in 2010 and now does work for a variety of clients around Europe. While perusing her work these illustrations caught our eye in particular.

Paintings by Sweden's Fredrik Akum

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 10, 2011
We just came across the paintings of Swedish artist Fredrik Akum today, and around the office, we are quite impressed with the work. Using acrylic, the young Akum looks as if he is recreating a photo filter application. A really nice collection of painting after the jump . . .

Iconatomy by George Chamoun

Juxtapoz // Friday, September 23, 2011
Swedish artist and jeweler George Chamoun created these digital collages by merging images of contemporary movie star icons with their counterparts from the past. Chamoun commented: The pictures are not morphed in any way. What you see is a collage of two different people in each picture. Did it take me a long time to find the right pictures? Hell yes it did!

Medicine Man and Other Sculptures by Anders Krisar

Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 10, 2011
There is no denying the cleverness of Stockholm, Sweden-based Anders Krisar's sculptures, titled Medicine Man and Medicine Mom, respectively. Taking hundreds of pharmaceutical pills and arranging them to create a human face is a good bit of conceptual art.

"Golden Ratio" by Carl Kleiner

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 15, 2011
Carl Kleiner is a well rounded designer/photographer/artist based in Stockholm, Sweden. HIs recent ad campaign for IKEA was beautiful and very successful, winning IKEA Cannes' Advertiser of the Year for 2011. Here we have Kleiner's "Golden Ratio" series.

Minimal Typography Posters by Patrik Svensson

Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 14, 2011
These are great, and clever minimalist typography posters by Swedish designer and artist, Patrik Svensson. All his work is based on popular movies and television shows. Like above, Jaws. Just wait and see what he does with Lost.

In Street Art: Ekta in Poland

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Sweden-based fine artist, illustrator, and mural artist, Ekta just painted for 6 days to complete this massive mural on the side of a building in Gdansk, Poland. Check out this previous interview we did with the Swedish artist earlier this year.

The Reflective Building

Juxtapoz // Monday, July 11, 2011
Swedish artist Mikael Pauli created this building that is unlike any we have ever seen; polished and coated in a weather-resistant paint called Pärlemur, the building can ask a reflective surface. The building, the Hufenomen, can be seen at the permanent site at Galleri Örsta in Kumla, Sweden.

Simple in Sweden

Juxtapoz // Monday, June 06, 2011
Many talented street artists have been appearing from Sweden lately. Here is a new wall by Simple in Gothenburg, Sweden, a gold tooth character with an oversized grill.
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