Olle Svanlund studied in Germany at the Reiman Art-school in Berlin. In Paris, where he was the pupil of F. Léger and O. Friesz. He also studied art at the Royal Academy of Arts in Copenhagen during the years 1938 to1941. He has during most of his artistic life lived in Paris with frequent visits to his summerhouse Svanlunda in Southern-Sweden.
Exhibitons: Olle Svanlund has held a large number of both solo and group exhibitions. Is works is on display in many international museums and privet collections.