For about thirty years, Stina Wirsén has been active in the creative sector.
The range of her work is wide, it reaches from children’s theatre to high fashion and political
newspaper illustrations. During her whole artistic career, she has constantly worked with
Dagens Nyheter where she has made various portrait and reportage illustrations.
From 1996 until 2006 she was the head of the Dagens Nyheter illustration department,
responsible for the purchasing of external illustrations.
Stina Wirsén is probably best known as a children’s books author and illustrator.
She has illustrated about 100 books for kids and written the majority of them as well.
Most of her books has been translated into multiple languages. Since the books where so
well received, Stina has produced ecological dolls based on her characters together with
her sister Anna Hörling who is an industrial designer.Wirsén works for commercial clients as
well as for cultural institutions. These include Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern, Kulturhuset,
Stadsteatern, Dagens Nyheter, Ikea, Bonniers, Harper’s Bazaar in India, Germany and USA.
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