ROUND 3 SEMI-FINALIST: BRYAN OLSON
Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago, for Bryan Olson art has always been a family affair. Due to time spent watching his grandmothers paint, he was inspired to start creating himself, and started illustration at a young age. He gets his inspiration from science, space, and Japanese illustration.
What do you hope other people get out of your art? Wonder and captivation.
What’s your favorite thing you’ve ever made? A scratch paper image of a Skateboarder that I made in high school.
What would you be doing if you weren’t an artist? That’s impossible.
What is indispensable in your studio? My utility knife, scissors and glue
Who is your favorite artist (living or historical)? Kazumasa Nagai, an amazing artist and designer.
What is your favorite place to see art? Strangely enough, the internet. I’ve seen so much artwork that is just incredible beyond belief.
My dude and fellow collaborator Bryan Olson is about to win this shit but I just wanted to show my support because he definitely deserves it. Vote for him if you have a second, he’s the man!