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Alexander Jansson . Creative imaginings

June 2, 2014

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Alexander Jansson is a freelance artist born in Uppsala, Sweden, who lives and works in Gothenburg, Sweden. He has an offbeat and unique view of the world he creates.

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Sleeping House is his design studio. He specializes in cover art, illustration, character design, concept art and graphic design. 

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” I was born and raised in the trollish forests of Sweden. At an early age I developed a huge interest for all things concerning music and art. At my early twenties I moved to Gothenburg for art studies at the New Dömen Artschool. After forming a studio along with some friends I tried my luck as an traditional artist. But my interst in filmmaking and the new CGI techniques forced me to try the art of 3D-animation. In 2005 I began the studies at the Stenebyskolan in Dals långed and the rest is shrouded in mystery… ”

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How amazing would it be to ride on a fox or encounter this strange family (above) out for a stroll on a foggy, rainy evening !

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Recent clients include the New York Ballet, Weekly ReaderFilter Magazine, Random House NY, Random House Spain, Bloomsbury, Roaring Brook, Harcourt, Pearson Education UK, and Clarion Books. 

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You can find a selection of prints to buy over on the Deviant Art site here. What a great imagination and creativity.

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  1. March 4, 2015 5:59 pm

    Reblogged this on Thought You Might Like This… and commented:
    Lovely art and background story.

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