Mattias Olsson

Limited edition prints coming soon

Mattias Olsson is a professional artist and illustrator based in Hoganas, Sweden. He regularly exhibits in galleries across Sweden and the rest of Scandinavia, and also takes part in group exhibitions all over the world.

Over the years Mattias has been the recipient of several grants for his art and illustration. For example, Philip von Schantz fine arts graphic grant, Edstrandska stiftelsen and Malmoe artstudio grant.
Mattias Olsson is a well-known children’s book illustrator in Sweden and collaborates with authors such as Peter Ekberg, Helena Bross, Gudrun Wessnert and many more.

Together with Odd Molly founder Per Holknekt, he has also participated in various projects with his illustrations such as the magazine Miss World and clothing brands such as Non Sense and Post fire dew. Mattias is often invited to schools and libraries as a visiting lecturer and workshop leader for studies of illustration and art. When His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden celebrated his 60th birthday, Mattias was one of three artists selected to show his art and printmaking to the King.

Selected art exhibitions:
Galleri Bergman/Malmoe, Gra kens hus/Mariefred, Rooseum/Malmoe, Northern european print art/Seoul, Galleri Helle Knudsen/ Stockholm, Krapperups kunsthalle…and many more.

Selected client illustrations:
Non Sense (clothing brand), Sweden Rock Festival, Post Fire Dew (clothing brand), Masscreation (adv. agency), Sweden Rock Magazine…and many Swedish publishing houses, such as Bonnier Carlsen, Alfabeta, Opal, Berghs and B. Wahlstroms.