AUGUST 21–24, 2019 / DENVER, COLORADO
Referred to by his fans as “the artist for the people,” Phil Hansen is an internationally recognized multimedia artist, speaker, author, and innovator—at the forefront of bringing art to a wider audience. Crashing irreverently through conventional boundaries, Phil works at the intersection of traditional art, offbeat materials, and interactive experiences. He is most widely known for his meta-art videos that document the creation process showing millions that art is action, not just result. His work is sought-after by many influential clients, including the Grammy Awards, Disney and Skype.
For the tens of millions who have seen Phil’s art on TV and online, it’s hard to imagine that his artistic journey nearly came to an end when a tremor developed in his drawing hand. Through exploring new ways to create art, Phil discovered that by embracing his shake, limitations could become the passageway to creativity.
“We need to first be limited in order to become limitless.” - Phil Hansen