Norwegian artist Jan Henning Larsen

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By Elly Prestegard in New Art on Tuesday 31 January 2012

Norwegian artist Jan Henning Larsen has a rough expressive style and a natural, sophisticated understanding of the printmaking medium. Inspired by pop-art, cartoons and expressionism, he carves the scenes of everyday situations into the wooden plates.

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The Cones by Elly Prestegard

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Tuesday 22 June 2010

Norwegian artist Elly Prestegard uses her garden as her main muse for her strange work that combines photography, illustration, and comic book art. She has a series with recurring impish characters called the Pine Cone family that drop in on her, taunting and amusing her.

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Anders Malmø’s dog art

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By Zolton in New Art on Tuesday 6 October 2009

My wife and I have a little black puppy, a furry bundle of mischief called Selma Lou. Perhaps one day we’ll have her immortalized in an artwork by Anders Malmø. The Norwegian artist has a thing for mutts. And it’s very fun thing indeed.

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Are Mokkelbost aka ION

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Thursday 28 May 2009

Are Mokkelbost aka ION makes the most intense collages you will ever see. The source images are almost completely unrecognizable as the Norwegian artist creates new forms, fields of depth, and color gradients. Check out the album art Mokkelbost did for Norwegian electro-prog-metal band Next Life’s latest album, Lost Age.

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