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Emil Sydhagen

Emil Sydhagen

@emsyd89

Falköping, Sweden

My name is Emil Sydhagen and I was born and raised in Falköping, Sweden, where I still reside. My first choice of medium is oil painting because of the material's flexibility and (...) show more show less

My name is Emil Sydhagen and I was born and raised in Falköping, Sweden, where I still reside.

My first choice of medium is oil painting because of the material's flexibility and its possibilities to experiment with different expressions. It is something I have felt comfortable working with since I was a child. I also work with Gouache, Watercolor and Ink.


My artistic influences comes from various places but mostly from many well-known artist like Picasso, Miró, Rembrandt, Goya and the Surrealists. I also take inspirations from History, Literature and from Nature and urban settings.


I am mostly self-taught but I have studied at Hjo Art School and I took a bachelor degree in Cultural science (Kulturvetenskap), focusing on Art, in Linköping University.