biografía de Chris E. H. OLSEN (1880-?)

Lugar de nacimiento: Copenhagen, Denmark

Direcciones: West Nyack, NY

Profesión: Painter, craftsperson, sculptor, museum preparator, lecturer, architect

Estudios: Allen's Art Sch., Perth Amboy, NJ; Mechanics Inst.; Peter Eggers.

Exposiciones: Salons of Am., 1928, 1929; High Mus. Art, 1933; Scandinavian-Am. Artists, 1935; AMNH, 1936; Staten Island Inst. Arts & Sciences, 1940; NAD, 1943; Arnot Art Gal., 1944; Mechanics Inst. (prize)

Asociaciones: Scandinavian-Am.; Rockland County AA; Studio Guild, NYC, Ridgewood AA.

Obra: Am. Mus. Natural Hist. Hall of Ocean Life; Boston Mus. Science, Science Hall; mural of undersea paintings, for Lambert, St. Louis, MO; undersea background, AMNH

Comentarios: Position: artist, modeler, AMNH, NYC, 1916-52. Arranged numerous marine exhs. in museums. Specialized in undersea painting. Contrib.: scientific entomological publications.

Fuentes: WW59; WW447.

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