Nils-Erik Mattsson (Gothenburg, Sweden) is a graduate from Valand Academy of Fine Arts and University of Gothenburg (1974-80 and 2000-03). Since the early 80s he has held solo exhibitions in Gothenburg, Skövde and Stockholm, as well as several other cities in Sweden. Mattsson has been included in numerous group exhibitions in Sweden and abroad. In recent years, his work has been included in international exhibitions ranging from biennals in Guanlan, China, and Trois-Rivières, Canada, and triennals in Istanbul and Krakow. In August 2017, his work will be exhibited in Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, IN. He has created several public commissions at different sites in Sweden involving various media, ranging from mosaic floors, mural paintings, limestone and laminated glass. The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, as well as other institutions, have awarded Mattsson grants for his works. He is represented at Gothenburg Museum of Art, Skövde Museum of Art, Public Art Agency Sweden and a number of county councils, municipalities and private collections in Sweden and abroad.