Fredrik Robens is a 21-year-old artist residing on Madeira island attending the
Universidade da Madeira, Visual Arts.
He studied for 1-year African-Studies in Leipzig (Germany) to raise awareness of his identity and to understand his position in society. He was inspired by artists that have the same passion of depicting the cruelty of life and suffering of people, such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, Egon Schiele, Francis Bacon, Otto Dix, Van Gogh, Picasso,
Paula Modersohn-Becker, Käthe Kollwitz and Arno Rink.