Camilla Åkrans

Swedish, 1973–present
Åkrans is a Swedish, Stockholm based photographer and has been active in the fashion industry since 1996. Åkrans has been working internationally for almost 20 years, focusing on beauty and fashion, with recurrent assignments from international fashion houses, including Missoni, Hermès, Chloé, Jil Sander and Blumarine. Further, Camilla Åkrans has frequent assignments for the world’s leading fashion magazines such as Vogue, Porter and Harper’s Bazaar US. She has also collaborated with and shot the likes of world class celebrities like Rihanna, Reese Witherspoon, Julianne Moore, Zoe Kravitz, Nicole Kidman. The aesthetic characteristic for her work can be described as minimalist sensualism on the woman’s terms. She has a penchant for organic and live elements in her photos and prefers expressing freedom and fantasy, rather than realism. Her works have been shown in international exhibits such as: amFAR ART, FREEZE FOR FRIEZE and CameraWork, as well as various solo exhibitions around the world.