Bertil Nilsson

is a Swedish photographer based in London.

In his work, which takes inspiration from movement and the human form, he collaborates extensively with dancers and circus artists. Photography is his primary medium of expression, but he also use moving image.

His first book Undisclosed: Images of the Contemporary Circus Artist about the inspiring and physical work of circus artists was published in 2011. Since then he has exhibited internationally and in 2013 he had solo shows at La TOHU (Montreal) and Galerie Wilms(The Netherlands). His work has also been shown in the Unseen Collection at Unseen Photo Fair in Amsterdam and at the Photo Art Fair in London.

In 2014, he was commissioned by the Roundhouse to present Luminescence a site-specific exhibition supported by public funding from the National Lottery through Arts Council England. His work was also featured as part of Sounds of Silence at the CODA Museum (The Netherlands) and in a solo exhibition at Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum(Arizona, USA).

More about Bertil Nilsson and his works here.


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Hello, I'm Carolin. I'm a designer. I love space travel, smooth beats, simplicity, Vienna and Star Wars. I've studied visual communication at Offenbach Academy of Art and Design and arts management at Freie Universität Berlin. Say hi on instagram @artf_cksme

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