Michael Bo Jensen
Multidisciplinary illustrator and designer, Denmark, 1981.

Michael is an experienced  illustrator well known for his captivating universe, detailed linework and eye popping dynamic details. The style is authentic and yet timeless, imbued with mystery and delivered by a high level of craftsmanship. His main focus is visual identity, key visuals, brand illustrations, poster illustrations, editorial, decoration and murals. 

After graduating in 2008 he worked with illustration, typography and design for several top agencies in the Copenhagen area. He created artwork for a multitude of established organisations and brands such as Novo Nordisk Foundation, M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen Metro and Volvo. 

All projects are born with the same level of curiosity and focus. Michael always aims to push his limits to develop extra-ordinary imagery and unique concepts for his clients for screen, print or physical space.

Michael is now working freelance from his Copenhagen based studio.

+45 6077 4446

Work / Education
2019              Visual Identity, Levende Legekultur
2019.             Visual Identity, CLIME, Novo Nordisk Foundation
2019              Art Direction, Rocks For Life by Zobel & Groth
2018              Illustration, Drømmeskibet, M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark
2017 -            Freelance Illustrator + Designer
2016              Project Manager, Ai Weiwei, Dropping a Han Dynasty urn (LEGO), Fourschou Foundation
2013              Art Direction + Exhibition Design, Greenland Institute of Natural Resources
2008 - 2017  Project Manager, Signage + Decoration, Exponent, Copenhagen
2006 -           Founder + Designer, Colorups Studio
2003 - 2008 Apprenticeship, Sign Painter, PVM / TEC Copenhagen
2001 - 2003  BFA, illustration, College of Arts, Nykøbing Falster
2001 - 2001  Illustration, School of art and design, Frederiksberg
1998 - 1999  Graphic Design Intro, TEC Roskilde, Denmark

Selected clients
Levende Legekultur, Novo Nordisk Foundation, M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark,
Proudly Present DK, Willerup&, Moderna Museum Malmö, FLOS, Copenhagen Fashion Film Festival, Faurschou Foundation, Copenhagen Municipal, Distortion Festival, Copenhagen Metro,
Kirk + Maarbjerg, Vejle Municipal, Kenneth A. Balfelt Team, Studio55london,
Trailerpark Festival, Fourschou Foundation, Volvo, Guldborgsund Municipal