Born in Karlskrona Sweden. He evolved into a Sculptor,
Draughtsman and Graphic Artist with glass as his favorite
medium. Between 1953 through 1973 he collaborated with Boda
Glasswork where he revolutionized the art of glass in Sweden.
During his 50 years as an active artist he also created
over 150 commissioned public works in Sweden and abroad
in a variety of materials (glass, wrought iron and bronze).
After a brief break from working with glass, he returned
to the medium in the late 70's.
A collaboration with Pukeberg Glasswork was initiated in
1979 followed by, Pilchuck Glass School (USA), Transhyttan
Glasswork, Ahus and Vrigstad Glasswork. In the late '80s
Eric began a very fruitful relationship with Studioglas
Stromshyttan which lasted until his death in 1998. During
this period he renewed himself and Swedish glass once again
and now with a zest of color never seen before.