ABOUT JOHANNA OLK:
Johanna Olk studied industrial design in northern France and has always been attracted to imagery and composition with a timeless beauty. Her artwork is refined to what is essential. Simple gestures convey deep meaning and emotion. This feeling carries through in the various mediums she practices including painting, illustration, tattoo, print, and sculpture. The work relates an ubiquitous emotional connection through simplified graphic imagery that reflects life’s everyday melancholy and beauty. Johanna currently lives and works between Guéthary & Paris, France. In her freetime she enjoys wave riding the local beaches in around Biarritz, attending to her loyal canine companion Serge, and lively wine induced evenings with friends.