Crochet artist Olek has worked on a number of extreme projects as well as some great collaborations. This work is both of those things.
The very first crochet artist that I profiled on this blog back in 2011 was Olek. The world was starting to get to know her from her yarnbombing. Many of the artists that I wrote about that year have kind of faded away but Olek’s work in crochet art just keeps getting stronger and stronger. It’s been awhile since this blog explored it so I thought I’d showcase some of her newer stuff here today.
The very first crochet artist that I ever profiled on this blog was Olek. At the time (January 2011) she was just beginning to get widespread attention for her unique style of crochet art. I
Crochet artist Olek currently has an exhibit at London’s StolenSpace Gallery that’s a collaboration with artist Miss Van, where each is paying homage to the other artist in their work.
Crochet artist Olek has a show right now at Delimbo Gallery. Not only am I loving looking at the beautiful new incarnations of her work but I’m also super fascinated by an article on the gallery’s site that describes her works in new terms.