Danish Painter and Graphic Artist Bent Holstein has been a prominent figure of the Danish art scene since the 1960’s. Holstein’s practice is diverse reaching from painting to a number of different graphical techniques, mostly lithography and etchings.
Bent Holstein's works are represented in numoures collections amongst other at the MoMA, the National Gallery of Art in Washington, the Moderna Museumin Stockholm and in The City of Paris Collection in France
Bent Holstein s an artist with a very particular sense of detail. His excellent eye for composition and structure combined with a refined aesthetic sensibility, results in delicate expressions and precision. Holstein’s recent work has moved towards a more abstract universe, an expression rooted in his great love for nature. Holstein is an extensive traveler, absorbing impressions of light and color, clearly reflected in his work. There is a great sense of harmony in Holstein’s art, a peace to be found in the constantly changing aspects of nature.