Artist: Sebastian Örtegren
About the piece
Belgisk Blå, meaning Belgian Blue, is created based on the theme Extreme. Örtegren wanted to create something that is extreme in many ways, both in size and the reason why they are so big. Inspired by Matisse he used the color blue, one of his favourite colors.
About the artist
Sebastian Örtegren (b.1989) is a Stockholm based designer and illustrator. He is currently attending his final semester at the BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) program at Beckmans College of Design and is graduating this summer in the field of Visual Communication. Before Beckmans he studied Graphic design and illustration at Nyckelviksskolan. Örtegren is inspired by cities, art and architecture and his illustrations are both detailed, minimalistic and naivistic.