“I want my paintings to tell a story about a small everyday event or convey an emotional mood. Our lives are built on small recurring events and routines. And all these recurring events, meetings and movements are important foundations for our lives. “
Cecilia Sjolund is educated at Stockholm KTH Royal Institute of Technology; Architecture and she has had a long career as an architect and project manager in urban developments. She lives in Stockholm, Sweden and now works with painting full time.
She works with oil painting in a realistic traditional manner and uses arranged photographs as source imagery.
Her artwork has been accepted for the Nordic competition, Portrait Now 2021, Denmark and for London Art Biennale 2021. She has been shortlisted for Visual Art Open UK 2021.
© 2021 Cecilia Sjölund