Bob Olson is a professional local artist, currently residing in a suburb near Denver. Olson was born and raised in the Midwest, and later moved to the East Coast. He began his journey with art as an illustrator, but chose to instead pursue a successful career in the communications business. Olson opened and later sold what became a Nationally known public relations firm. After selling Darcy Communications, Bob chose to devote himself to his talent and love of art once again.
Bob Olson is a man of many talents and experiences; currently, he utilizes mostly oil, pastel and charcoal to depict his observations of everyday contemporary life. He has appeared regularly in National Art Shows, and has had a series of one man shows throughout Colorado and New Mexico. Today his work can be found in collections throughout the country, Hawaii, England and France. When Bob and his wife aren’t traveling to collect reference material for his paintings, he paints daily in his beautiful neighborhood home.