HC Ericson was a professor in graphic design and one of Sweden's leading graphic designers. He has attracted much attention with his book art formed of his own books -- books that he has authored, illustrated and designed. Over the years, he has collaborated with many companies, such as Lammhults, Kosta Boda, Vin & Sprit and Ikea. He has also had numerous additional exhibitions at Röhsska Museum in Gothenburg, The Royal Library in Stockholm and The Royal Library in Copenhagen. Ericson has also earned several awards and distinctions, including Excellent Swedish Form, The Gold Egg and Swedish Book Art, The Platinum Egg and Söderbergs Nordic Design Award.