Art , Copenhagen
6th October – 18th November 2012
Per-Olof Olsson, Sweden
Swede Per-Olof Olsson, born in 1949, is a true autodidact naive artist. He
has been a full time professional artist for more than 20 years.
motives are characterized by people in different well-known surroundings
such as the little Swedish town of the 1960s with small local pastries and
flower shops or people enjoying a holiday in a Swedish coastal resort.
Being part of a family of several generations of pastry chefs, cakes in
all forms are important ingredients in his paintings. As a former tenor
choir singer, music is essential to his motifs. He has a positive attitude
to life and you can clearly see that in his paintings.
works with oil on canvas, gouache, lithographs and sculptures. Besides
numerous exhibitions to galleries and companies all over Sweden, he has
also exhibited his paintings abroad, for example in the Spain, France,
U.S.A., Germany, Denmark, Israel and Finland.
has his studio in Helsingborg, Sweden, right in the fancy harbor area.
Meeting people who stroll along the water front gives energy and
inspirations to new ideas and paintings.
Malmöhus läns landsting 1979, 1982
Burlövs kommun 1983
Kristianstad läns landsting 1985
Helsingborgs Museum 1987
Landskrona Museum 1987
Lomma kommun 1988
Krokoms kommun 1989
Malmö Museum 1992
DECORATION & STAGE DECORATION
HSB Kvarteret Saturnus, Landskrona 1993
Hasse "Kvinnaböske" Andersson´s Lada, Båstad
"Målade klanger i glada toner" 1993
Scendekor, Malmö Konserthus till
Björn Hallmans musikal "Tomtens Önskelista" 1993
AG varuhus Höganäs 2000
Konditori Fahlman, Helsingborg 2005
HIF:s arena Olympia,