About

Nils-Petter is an award-winning illustrator based in Stockholm, Sweden - working with clients worldwide - specializing in busy, highly detailed illustrations, cityscapes, pictorial maps, infographics, and retro-esque colours. Nils-Petter has 20 years experience of painting and drawing for clients. Graduated from School of Graphic Arts and Illustration in Lund 1994.
Nils-Petter's work is featured in international graphic design publications like a Map of The World from Gestalten and Deconstructing Logo Design from RotoVision to name a few.
 In his spare time, Nils-Petter collects art and design books and rare electro and italo disco records and occasionally he play records out in clubs.

Selected clients
Ahlsell, Architectural Review, Axel Johnson Group, Appelberg, Atlas Copco, The Brand Union,
Condé Nast, Citizen K International, Eni S.p.A, The Financial Times, GMF Partenaire, Gemalto, Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, Harrods, Honda Motor Company, Intel, JM, Lantmännen, Men’s Health, National Geographic, Nature, Ogilvy & Mather, Orange, OTW, PostNord, Ratos, Saab, San Francisco PUC, SEB, Spoon, SSU, Siemens, Södra, TBWA/Italia, Tills, UN, Unibail-Rodamco, Unilever, Variety, Wardour, Wallpaper Magazine, Wieden+Kennedy


Awards
200 Best Illustrators Worldwide 2016/2017
by Lürzer's Archive
AOI's World Illustration Awards 2015
Shortlisted - category Research & Knowledge
Digital Artist 2009
London, 3rd place in the category Graphic Design.
Svenska Publishingpriset 2006
1st price in the category "Reference Books" for the book "Hur vill vi ha framtiden" by GivAkt Information and Region Skåne. Nils-Petter made the comics for the book. The book was also nominated for The Swedish Design Price (Svenska Designpriset).


Featured in
Cartographics
Designing the Modern Map
Sendpoints Publishing, 2016

A Map of the World
The World According to Illustrators and Storytellers
Gestalten, 2013
(ISBN: 978-3-89955-469-4)

Infographic Design
Sendpoint Publishing, 2013

Ispiración Touch #3
Wondering Publishing, 2011

The New Big Book of Layouts
Collins Design / HarperCollins Publishers, 2010
(ISBN: 978-006197 0115)

Deconstructing Logo Design
300+ International Logos Deconstructed
RotoVision, 2010
(ISBN: 978-1440310331)

Digital Artist 2009: The Winners
Future Publishing, 2010

Logolicious!
Collins Design / HarperCollins Publishers, 2010
(ISBN: 978-0061970122)

Nils-Petter is a board member of Illustratörcentrum since June 2011 – present
 Illustratörcentrum is Sweden's largest agency for visual communication and represent professional illustrators, graphic designers and animators.
www.illustratorcentrum.se 


 Nils-Petter is a member of Svenska Tecknare - the association of Swedish Illustrators and graphic designers. The association organises Sweden’s professional illustrators and graphic designers and the association is first and foremost concerned with safeguarding the intellectual property rights of illustrators and graphic designers.
www.svenskatecknare.se 

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