Olof Olsson (1965) makes spoken performances, like lectures, speeches, comedy, talk-shows, and question-and-answer sessions. Or, rather, something in-between, or not quite. Olof is the product of the emerging 1960s emerging charter tourism, his Dutch mother and Swedish father met in Mallorca. In his youth Olof made experiments in journalism, photography,and as a radio dj. Having studied languages, philosophy, and translation theory, Olof finally ended up in art school. After 15 years of attempts in ‘conceptual’ art, Olof started performing in 2007.
‘Driving the Blues Away’
A Monologue by Olof Olsson