Ib Spang Olsen was a Danish illustrator and was recognized with the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award for illustration. In this exhibition we will show around 150 original pieces that were featured in a retrospective exhibit of Olsen’s work held last year in Copenhagen, including original artwork from such picture books as The Boy in the Moon and The Fairy Tales of Andersen, as well as posters and animated works.
Held every first and third Saturday of the month, from 2:00 p.m. Museum staff will provide commentary while viewing artwork on display in exhibition rooms.
Picture Book Time
Held every second and fourth Saturday of the month, from 11:00 a.m. Storytelling sessions are held in the Play Room, featuring picture books selected in accordance with the seasons and current exhibitions.