Saerker Sørensen poster for Aalborg Jazz festival 1991. A vibrant and fun poster with an imaginary animal made up of blue notes, saxophone, and part bird. Saturated strong colors and simple shapes is the recipe for this attention grabbing jazz poster. Artwork photograph by Erik Rasmussen.
Croquis drawing with a black pen. Rough loose strokes with a black pen is the hallmarks of Saerkers style of croquis drawing. Saerker would teach croquis drawing, but would also hone his own skills during the teaching sessions. Artwork photograph by Erik Rasmussen.
Oil painting by Jorn Saerker. A view over the fjord where a ferry is plying the waters. Impressionistic colors and hues with rough and wild brush strokes. Artwork photographs by Erik Rasmussen.
Aalborg University Center poster (AUC). Colorful juggler doing a high wire act while keeping the AUC letters in the air. The poster mission was to convey the message of cutting edge science and education at the university. The graphic design are wighted towards the main figure that has a small tilt giving impression of balance and movement on a background of cyan blue. Artwork photographs by Erik Rasmussen.
Saerker Sorensen and Thorvald Odgaard exhibition poster for a selection of Water color paintings and Sculptures. The poster depicts a colorful humanized sofa chair with a snapping crocodile on top. Bold primary colors and simple shapes for this bright poster. Artwork photograph by Erik Rasmussen.
Saerkers world with creatures and figures out of free imagination. Colorfull and bold colors with simple shapes for the cast of figures that populates the poster.
Jørn Saerker wall painting as original sketch. The painting in the original vibrant bold colors and with more definition to the figures. The warm background gives an edge to the simple colorful beings that populates this vibrant painting.
Wall painting by Jørn Saerker in the city of Aalborg, Denmark. Wall painting populated with the figures and creatures from Jørn Saerkers diverse universe. The painting has faded a bit over the years but the vibrant colorful nature of the painting is still visible. Artwork photograph by Erik Rasmussen
A bright and vivid poster for The Peoples University in Aalborg. A balloon drifting effortlessly though the sky with the logo of the University. Jørn Saerker made many different posters for the University over the years in his recognizable style with a color palette of bright and bold hues. Artwork photographs by Erik Rasmussen.
Two young boys on a bicycle holiday in the 50ties. Here Saerker has drawn inspiration from his youth and the lean years after WWII where one of the few options to have a holiday was to take your bicycle and head off with your tent and a few personal items to camp around the country. Photograph of the painting by Erik Rasmussen.
Croquis drawing with a casual loose pen. As an artist it is important to practice every single week, sometimes new avenues need to be explored and at other times the old form of practice like Croquis drawing is just what is needed to keep the skill level up. Artwork photographs by Erik Rasmussen.
Saerkers imaginative figures and beings. Expressive bronze figurs made as studies or sketches for perhaps larger sculptures. Artwork photographs by Erik Rasmussen.