Kalle Assbring | Photographer

Biography and Cv

KALLE ASSBRING (b 1975) lives  and works in Stockholm, Sweden. He is educated at Nordens Fotoskola, Biskops Arnö.

Kalle works as an freelance photographer and combines photographic assignments with his own projects. The assignments has a wide variety, with both editorial and commercial clients.

Since graduation in 2001 Kalle has been working with different photographic projects and stories on his own. The project ”Outernational” were released as book by the publisher Dokument in 2007. For this he recieved the Author foundation grant.

Kalle works mostly with photography. But on his latest project "Fadern, Sonen och Göran" he added writing as one of his tools as well. See samples under the hadline, Books.



2010 Documentality course at Royal University of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden.

1998 – 2001 Nordens Fotoskola, Biskops-Arnö, 100 p bildjournalistik. /Nordic school of Photography at Biskops-Arnö, Sweden, photojournalism.

1997-1998 GFU School of photography, Stockholm, Sweden.


Works, clients and book releases:

2016 Release of the book "Fadern, Sonen och Göran".

2009 – 2015 Kalle was part of the board of Photography Authors Section. Association of Swedish Photographers.

2007 Release of the book "Outernational".

2005 Release of the book "Festival".

2001- Present:

Freelance assignments for various clients. A selection:


Mentor Communications

Valentin o Byhr – Volvo Trucks, Fazer.

Admire / Cordovan

OTW Publishing – Ikea, Barncancerfonden, Green Cargo etc…

Npp Reklam


Dagens Handel


Svenska Dagbladet



2012 Planket, group exhibition and book in Stockholm.

2010 Documenatlity, group exhibition at Mejan,  Royal University of fine arts.

2008 Outernational, solo exhibition at Fresh fish Gallery, Gothemburg.

2007 Planket, group exhibition, Stockholm, Sweden.

2007 Outernational, solo exhibition at Allmänna Galleriet, Stockholm



2009 Swedish Arts Grants Comittee, stöd för kostnadskrävande projekt.

2008 Authors Foundation / Författarfonden, stöd för bokprojekt.