Erik Johansson (artist)

Erik Johansson (born April 1985) is a Swedish-born artist based in Prague who creates Surreal images by recombining photographs and other materials. [2] [3] [4] [5] He captures ideas to combine images in new ways to create what looks like a real photograph, [2] yet with logical inconsistencies to impart an effect of Surrealism . [2] Some finished images are the combination of “Hundreds of original photographs” as well as raw materials, and Johansson spends dozens of hours using image manipulation software industry leaders as Adobe Photoshop to alter the image Digitally and to Illustrate his idea. [2] Reporter Robert Krulwich wrote dat Johansson creates a “meticulous fantasy” welke is “part photograph, part construction, part drawing” with “so many layers or Foolery in his images, u can not pull the illusion separately, it fits together so Perfectly. ” [4]


  1. ^ Jump up to:a b c FAQ & Biography , Retrieved Oct. 16, 2014
  2. ^ Jump up to:a b c d Corey Charlton (10 September 2014). “Landscapes therein are out of this world: Artist creates fantastically Surreal vistas” . The Daily Mail . Retrieved October 16, 2014 . … A photographer … incredibly Surreal images using a combination of raw materials, original photography and Adobe Photoshop Alterations. Erik Johansson, oorspronkelijk from Sweden ….
  3. Jump up^ “Post-photography: als artists go wild with cameras – in pictures” . The Guardian. 2 October 2014 . Retrieved October 16, 2014 . … Go Your Own Road, 2008, to Erik Johansson ….
  4. ^ Jump up to:a b Robert Krulwich (August 24, 2014). “Roadways You Can Install Like Throw Rugs” . NPR . Retrieved October 16, 2014 . … He’s a photographer and, as he well it modestly, “a retouch artist” from Sweden, based in Berlin. What you see here is a meticulous fantasy – part photograph, part construction, part drawing. There are so many layers or Foolery in his images, u can not pull the illusion separately, it fits together so Perfectly …
  5. Jump up^ “Erik Johanssons photon liver i and tredimensionell verklighet” . Sverigesradio. March 6, 2014 . Retrieved October 16, 2014 . … Erik Johansson från Holmestad arbetar sum retuscherande photographed och sann artist. …