Anders Nilsen was born in New Hampshire and now lives in Chicago. He has a BFA in painting and illustration from the University of NewMexico in Albuquerque. He is the author of Dogs and Water and Don’t Go Where I Can’t Follow.
I loved it! There's something haunting about Nilsen's work that strikes my soul. His painstaking renderings of backgrounds are worth studying. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Timothy S. Mitchell
I really wanted to like it a lot. It just seemed unnecessarily pretentious without the pay-off to warrant the pretense.Published 15 months ago by frank silverstein
Anders Nilsen is now one of my favorite artists. Big Questions is a harmonious balance of simplicity and complexity. Read morePublished 19 months ago by heather gibson
I'd read several other similarly marketed books. I LOVED Jeff Lemire's Essex County and Blankets by Craig Thompson- but this one -has good sketching-art.. Read morePublished 24 months ago by K. Walsh