Photographer & Director, based in Shanghai.
Robert Nilsson’s photography is loaded with melodramatic undertones yet with a sense of humour and cinematic energy, often created on location in natural daylight.
Nilsson is born and raised on the Swedish west coast and educated as a photographer in Stockholm, London, and Brisbane. Today living and working in Shanghai as a photographer and director.
His visual identity is significant with raw serenity, playfulness and young power—honest, and with an enriching, unforgettable colour scheme.
Always with a documentary approach to story telling, and often exploring young quirkiness and tied to the youth culture aesthetics.
His clients include Numéro, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Nowness, Saint Laurent, Nylon, Modern Weekly, Paco Rabanne, Celine, Theory, H&M, Uniqlo, 3.1 Phillip Lim, among others.