Tag: contemporary

Jenssen, Olav Christopher (1954- ) – 2012 Pre Letharia Painting No. 02 (Private Collection)

Oil on canvas; 72 x 62 cm. Olav Christopher Jenssen (born in Sortland, Norway, in 1954) studied from 1976 to 1979 at the Statens Håndverks- og Kunstindustrieskole in Oslo, and from 1980 to 1981 at the Statens Kunstakademie in Oslo. He continued his studies abroad, first in New York and then in Berlin until 1983.…

Over The River Jordan 40 x 30 in. Oil on Canvas (detail 2)

flickrhivemind.net/user/stevenascroggins www.immersivecda.com/stevenascroggins www.stevenascroggins.com My model had a silver piercing in her lower right lip and beautiful leaf shaped earrings. This work reminds me of de Kooning’s Women paintings or some of the marks by Egon Schiele. Inspiration is important but even more so the need to evolve into the unique artist God makes each one…

Over The River Jordan 40 x 30 in. Oil on Canvas (detail 1)

flickrhivemind.net/user/stevenascroggins www.immersivecda.com/stevenascroggins www.stevenascroggins.com My model had a silver piercing in her lower right lip and beautiful leaf shaped earrings. This work reminds me of de Kooning’s Women paintings or some of the marks by Egon Schiele. Inspiration is important but even more so the need to evolve into the unique artist God makes each one…

Jenssen, Olav Christopher (1954- ) – 1990-91 Aphasia, from the Series Lack of Memory (Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland)

Oil and acrylic on canvas; 275 x 255 cm. Olav Christopher Jenssen (born in Sortland, Norway, in 1954) studied from 1976 to 1979 at the Statens Håndverks- og Kunstindustrieskole in Oslo, and from 1980 to 1981 at the Statens Kunstakademie in Oslo. He continued his studies abroad, first in New York and then in Berlin…