Nadja Andersson is a Finnish artist and illustrator. Nadja was born and raised in Helsinki but moved to England at the age of 19 to study Fine Art at the University of Creative Arts (UCA) in Canterbury. Since graduating she has lived and worked in Scotland, Norway and Greece.
Nadja is a very busy artist always on the way. As a freelance illustrator parallelly to her independent art practice, she recently wrote her first “own” illustrated children’s book which was published in Helsinki 2017.
During her three-month stay in Ólafsfjörður at Listhús Art Residency she was preparing for her upcoming solo exhibition in Helsinki February 2019, as well as working on illustrating a new book.
Listen to the interview with Nadja Andersson here:
Photography by: Anita Hunor