The lights go down and the excited chatter subsides
as the audience turns toward the spotlight on the
far side of the room. Suddenly an explosion of
shouts and cheers erupts through the crowd as an
energizing beat surges through the air and Brian
Olsen charges onto the stage.
With his hands full of brushes, he begins an
engaging acrobatic performance - sometimes throwing
the paint, sometimes strategically planting a paint
saturated elbow on the canvas, or rapidly tapping a
series of marks with his fingertips.
Brian’s paintings of famous figures from world
history to Hollywood, are choreographed in an
awesome auditory and visual performance on a huge
canvas, taking the audience through surprise,
hilarity, suspense, and finally awe at the
breathtaking likeness in a matter of minutes.
usually performs a show consisting of 3 to 4
paintings in a day. They can be done together or broken
up at various times during the day. The paintings
are usually from Brian's repertoire of various icons
(see below for partial list). He can also paint people
you are honoring at your event.
Repertoire of Celebrities Brian Has Painted: