Holly Hock is a talented screen printer and stencil artist based in Rotterdam, known for her colorful and expressive work. Holly takes inspiration from the urban environment around her, which she finds perfectly reflected in the Alcea rosea, a type of colorful flower that thrives in cities like Rotterdam and Amsterdam. It was this flower that inspired her alias, HollyHock.
Holly's work often features women as its subject matter, although this is not a deliberate choice on her part. She simply enjoys creating vibrant, powerful, and emotive portrayals of women, with a sense of humor and an element of mystery that keeps the viewer intrigued.
With a focus on street art, Holly's work can be found throughout Rotterdam and beyond, bringing color and character to the city's walls and public spaces. Her unique style and eye-catching designs have earned her a loyal following of fans and collectors, and her work can be seen in galleries and exhibitions around the world.