Young Talent Prize 2017

Nils-Gustaf

Stephanie Kullberg (1992)

Sverige / Sweden

Nils-Gustaf / Nils-Gustaf

Olie på lærred / Oil on canvas

26 x 23 cm

Stephanie Kullberg was born and raised in a small community in Bjärehalvön, Scania, Sweden. At the age of 20, she began her education at the classical art academy The Florence Academy of Art, Sweden. During her third and final year, she also undertook the job as assistant teacher, gained distinctions for her excellent student work, and also won the prestigious Painting of the Year Award. Now, she works as a full-time freelance artist. The portrait depicts a young art student and has been painted following the so-called Alla Prima technique – i.e. completed during one sitting.