Brad Olsen has been a published
artist since he was 14 years old. Starting in 1979 as a political cartoonist
for his high school newspaper he continued his craft five years later at
Illinois State University’s college newspaper. His comic strip was renowned for
its witty satire and biting criticisms. A decade later he founded Consortium of
Collective Consciousness Publishing in San Francisco, the city where his office
is still located.
Brad Olsen is in production creating a television series highlighting the wonder and mystery of worldwide sacred places. It is currently being shopped around at major cable networks. His commentaries have appeared on National Public Radio, CNN, the X-Zone and the Travel Channel. Brad enjoys public speaking on journeys to sacred places and extended global explorations. He has also photographed and written the script for two dozen Visual Travel Tours (uploadable travel guide podcasts).