Marion Forssell has been a painter since 2000. In her painting she tries to capture the diverse and profound experience of all of life’s moments, big and small, deepened and enriched by colour.
Marion’s family is from Finland, but she was born in Sweden and has lived in Italy since 1994. After four years based in Rome, studying at the Italian Government Printing Office and Mint, she moved to the Umbrian town of Orvieto where she has been living and working for several years. Now She lives in Södertälje, Sweden.
Most of Marion's work is in oil or acrylic paint on canvas. In addition, she sometimes collaborates on multi-media projects with artists working in fields such as poetry and dance.