Tagged: Edvard Munch

Munch sketches available online

Munch Museum has digitized and released some 7,600 sketches, many previously unknown The Local Surprisingly different initial versions of Norwegian art icon Edvard Munch’s signature work “The Scream” have seen the light of day...

Girl’s Head Against the Shore by Edvard Munch.

Edvard Munch: Color in Context

A new exhibit in Washington, DC, uses theosophy to interpret the Norwegian artist’s use of color Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Was Norwegian artist Edvard Munch influenced by the philosophical and pseudo-scientific movements of...

Edvard Munch painting displayed in the airport.

Edvard Munch visits the airport

Passengers at Oslo Gardermoen will soon enjoy works by the country’s most famous artist The Local Thousands of travelers passing through Oslo’s Gardermoen Airport will soon have the added pleasure of viewing an authentic...

Munch + Johns

Exhibit highlights Munch’s influence on American abstract painter Jasper Johns Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Norwegian Edvard Munch and American Jasper Johns are two very different artists with a strong connection. John Ravenal, Curator...

Unique Munch appears in Geilo

A unique collection of fifty of Edvard Munch’s art is first shown to the public, and organized by a private collector. Geilo brought obscure treasures to light. Pål Gundersen show off their own private...

Munch Museum Plan Faces Criticism in Oslo

Poor Edvard Munch can’t seem to catch a break in his native Norway. His artworks have been popular with thieves in recent years, and now opposition to a proposed Munch Museum in the Norwegian...

Thieves steal Munch painting in Oslo

Scandinavian criminals just can’t seem to get enough of Edvard Munch. In 2004, masked gunmen stole two of the artist’s paintings from the Munch Museum, and, more recently, a Swedish dealer has been accused...

Baroniet Rosendal – the manor from 1665

Baroniet Rosendal – the only barional manor in Norway – is located between fjords and glaciers in Kvinnherad, Sunnhordland, between Bergen and Haugesund, on the south side of the entrance to the beautiful Hardanger fjord. Here...