Illustrator / graphic artist / academic
Erik Pontoppidan is an illustrator and graphic artist based in Copenhagen. His educational background is in art history and modern cultural studies, whereas his technical skills as an illustrator are self taught.
Illustrating political and cultural phenomena, he combines theoretical knowledge of aesthetics, semiotics and politics with sound practical experience as a free hand drawer.
CALYPSO, solo exhibition / TRBL PROJECTS,
PRESS PRINT, group exhibition / OVERGADEN, apr. 2019
BOLUS, with Anton Peitersen / Galleri Albrectsen, aug. 2015
Motion Designer from Kort og Dokumentarfilmskolen
Nov. 2017 - dec. 2017
M.A. in Modern Culture from The university of Copenhagen
Feb. 2014 – jun. 2016
B.A. in Art History from The university of Copenhagen
sep. 2008 – jun. 2012