Elling Reitan’s Peer Gynt

Contemporary multimedia artists channels Grieg and Ibsen MARY JO THORSHEIM Norway Art Elling Reitan is a famous contemporary Norwegian artist who has broad interests beyond art. He plays guitar (look for him on YouTube). He majored in literature and philosophy in college. He was a high school teacher for 15 years. He has been a competitive skier, even participating in the Holmenkollen Ski Festival, and a ski coach. He is an avid golfer. Yet all along the way, from childhood, he has drawn and painted. His studies with Odd Nerdrum led him to turn to a full-time art career. Born in Trondheim in
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Mary Jo Thorsheim

Mary Jo Thorsheim, Ph.D., the owner of the Norway Art® importing business for 40 years, was invited to donate a monthly article for The Norwegian American. She welcomes contact by email at mjtmng@gmail.com or phone at (612) 339-7829. For more information, visit www.norwayartonline.com and norwayartoriginals.com.

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