Annika Connor is a modern-day Renaissance woman. Primarily known as a Contemporary Romantic painter, her work uses strong symbolism and passionate imagery to ignite the imagination.
Connor received a BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Since then she has worked professionally as a painter in New York, London, and Stockholm while participating in numerous national and international exhibitions. Annika is Swedish-American and currently resides in Brooklyn where she maintains an active studio.
In addition to her work in the studio, Connor is also a SAGAFTRA actress. In the studio or on set, Annika Connor employs a playful attitude and an optimistic eye to see the beauty and humor around her.
Connor is heavily involved in sustaining the art community in which she creates. As a supporter of the art she admires, Connor is the Owner/President of AI Productions, an arts organization whose mission is to serve the artistic community by facilitating the presence and publication of young talented artists and educating the public about their work.
A cinematic profile of Annika Connor