Freja Erixån is as freelance illustrator, comic author, artist, art teacher and designer based in Malmö, Sweden. Collaborations, commissions, workshops or lecture -requests goes through mail.

 

© Freja Erixån

frejaerixan@gmail.com

Instagram: @frejaerixan

 

 

 

Education

 

 

2016-2018: Design Master, Academy of Design and Crafts(Hdk) Gothenburg

2011-2014: Design Bachelor, Academy of Design and Crafts(Hdk) Gothenburg

Juni-Aug 2018: Advanced individual exploring project, (Hdk) Göteborg

Sep-Dec 2016: Picturebooks, Hdk, Gothenburg

Jun-Aug 2014: Advanced individual exploring project, Hdk, Gothenburg

Jun-Aug 2013: Advanced individual exploring project ,Hdk, Gothenburg

Jun-Aug 2012: Individual exploring project, Hdk, Gothenburg

 

 

Exhibitions

 


1. 2019: Makeriet, Malmö (15/2-10/3)

2. 2019: Mejeriet, Lund (8/3-2019)

3. 2018: Gathenhielmska Huset, Göteborg

4. 2018: Fame, a comics group exhibition, Pustervik, Gothenburg

5. 2017: A for Authority, Studenternas hus, Gothenburg

6. 2016: Attack, Flykt eller Spela död, Laika, Stockholm

7. 2016: Attack, Flykt eller Spela död, Galleri frilagret, Gothenburg

8. 2016: TRE X RUM, Sandvikens konsthall

9. 2016: 88 Känslor, Rum 26, Tredje långgatan 26, Gothenburg

10. 2015: Klädoteket, Gothenburg

11. 2015: City library gallery, Gothenburg

12. 2015: Galleri Magnus Winström, Gothenburg

13. 2015: Hemma hos, Spannmålsgatan, Gothenburg

14. 2015: X marks the spot, Gothenburg 

15. 2014: Viktors kaffe, Gothenburg

 

Upcoming exhibitions

 

Falköping, (Sep 2019)

Galleri Majkens, Stockholm (2019)

Götene Konstförening, Götene (2020)

 

 

Artistic assignments


2019: Poster for Världsbokdagen, 23/4-2019, Gothenburg

2019: Workshop (Serier och Normkritik/Comics and non normative behaviour) Barnkulturenheten, Malmö Stad


2018: Workshop at De dödas blommor, Gothenburg (Storytelling through performative illustration)

2018: Comics for Flamman journal

2018: Comics for Flamman journal

2018: Comics for the Galago magazine

2018: Illustration for Brand journal

2018: Comics for Galago magazine

2018: Illustration to the essay "Men shows their dick to me" in the journal of Svenska Tecknare

2018: Illustration(s) to Stockholm University childerns symposium on the theme bodynorm

 

2017: Workshop (Comics & Norms) Vasaskolan highschool, Gävle

2017: Mural for Artmadethis in collab with Vasakronan, Gothenburg (17m2)

2017: Poster and gif for Angered theater and their play  Klätterbaronen, Gothenburg

2017: Comics for antology about onine hate (Kartago Förlag) Stockholm

2017: Mural for Boulebar, Örebro (15m2)

2017: Comics for Galago magazine

 

2016: Sculptures for Experimentverkstaden, Frihamnen, Gothenburg

2016: Glass mural for the second hand store Mackapär, Såggatan 9, Gothenburg

2016: Illustration(s) for the Utblick magazine

 

2015: Comics for the Galago magazine

2015: Mural, Truckstop, Gothenburg

 

2014: Paintings for the restaurant Averna Taverna, Gothenburg

 

2012: Sculpture painting for ÅF, Gävle

 

 

Books (ORDER BOOK HERE)

 

Över min döda kropp /Over my dead body (graphic novel) Kartago Förlag (2019)

 

Release Stockholm 7/2-19

 

Release Malmö 15/2-19

 

Release Gothenburg 22/2-19


Press (Göteborgsposten) 2019 >

Press (Gefle Dagblad) 2019 >

Press (Arbetarbladet 2019 >



 

Scholarships

 

2019: Malmö Stad 

 

2018: Malmö Stad

2018: Västra Götalands Regionens kulturstipendium

2018: Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse

 

2017: Svensk-isländska samarbetsfonden

 

2016: Martin Lamms stipendiefond

 

2015: Göteborgs stads kulturnämnd

 

2013: Handelskammarens Stipendienämnd