Swedish painter, born 1977, Borlänge, Sweden
Erik Sigerud is a Swedish painter. He lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden. His painting represents people and places. These, to him, symbolize the political trends of today’s society.
Erik Sigerud is a Stockholm artist but he studied art in Paris and Berlin. He obtained his master’s degree in fine arts at the Beaux-Arts in Paris in 2004. In 2003, he spent six months at the Universität der Künste in Berlin. He has also studied art and philosophy at, among other institutions, the Royal Academy of Arts in Stockholm. He has done many solo and group exhibitions and has exhibited both in Sweden and abroad. Over the years, he has received numerous awards. His paintings are part of private and public collections.