Works on Paper
Olav Christopher Jenssen is one of Scandinavia´s most recognized and exhibited contemporary artists. This exhibition will focus on Jenssens wokrs on paper.
Works on paper takes up a major part of his artistic production. With artists such as Paul Klee, Joan Miró and Cy Twombly as relevant references, in these works he has developed an intuitive and imaginative artistic method, first presented at the exhibition 101 Drawings)in 1987 and later through numerous series of drawings, monotypies and watercolours . The exhibition will show a retrospective selection of these series.
Jenssen has exhibited widely internationally and is professor in painting at Hochschule für Bildende Künste in Braunschweig, Germany.