Michael Bo Jensen
Multi-disiplinary visual artist born in Denmark, 1981.

Graduaded with a Bachelor of Arts in illustration from College of Arts in Nykøbing Falster, 2003
and completed a 4 year apprenticeship as Sign Painter in Copenhagen, 2008.
After graduating Michael has worked with project managing and art direction for a variety of
established institutions and brands such as Dom Perignon, Ai Weiwei Studio Berlind and Volvo to name a few..

Working with various clients with different needs has evolved his skills and taught him an
aestethic approach to designing visual language for screen, print and physical space.
Influenced by scandinavian design history and carries out a passion for the traditional
craft of illustration and sign painting.

Michael grew up heavily inspired by the expression of youthculture, skateboarding and graffiti
wich still is apparent in his illustrative work, when you walk the streets of Copenhagen you might
find his illustrations on murals around the capital.

Now working freelance on new projects.

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Work / Education
2017 -  Freelance
2006 - Founder and Visual Artist, Colorups Studio
2008 - 2017  Project Manager, Signage and Decoration, Exponent
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
Maritime Museum of Denmark, Proudly Present, Willerup&, Moderna Malmö, FLOS,
Copenhagen Fashion Film Festival, Faurschou Foundation, Copenhagen Municipal, Distortion Festival,
Copenhagen Metro, Kirk + Maarbjerg, Vejle Municipal, Kenneth A. Balfelt, Studio55london,
Trailerpark Festival, Fourschou Foundation, Volvo, Guldborgsund Municipal