The Artist

About the Artist

Henriette Heyn Olsen is an illustrator and printmaking artist, graduated from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen and Ulrik Hoff´s legendary art school in Charlottenlund, Dk.

Henriette Heyn Olsen has a special fondness for the drawn line. The often black and white drawings or prints are kept in a naturalistic expressive drawing style, located in beautiful extension of the 1800s Gothic artwork and symbolism imagery. The motifs are narrative and revolves around human existence and life´s basic conditions.

Henriette Heyn Olsen mainly works as an independent artist in own exhibitions and publications, but also carries bound illustration tasks.

Henriette Heyn Olsen debuted at Charlottenborg´s Spring Exhibition in 2000. She is represented at Vejle Art Museum, Dk, and the Gallery of Danish Printmaking Artists in Copenhagen, Dk.

Henriette Heyn Olsen is a member of The Association of Danish Printmaking Artists.