In recent years Bjarne Melgaard has been referred to as “the most famous Norwegian artist since Edvard Munch”. Engaging in mediums which range from painting, to sculpture, to writing, to installation, his art is both immersive and highly provocative. His desire to investigate psychological angst and his fascination with taboo-bending subcultures have lead him to create some weird and wonderful things—perhaps most notably his life-size… Read more
About the artwork
Bjarne Melgaard has been heralded as the most famous Norwegian artist since Edvard Munch. Despite being known for his taboo-breaking and often scandalous installations, Melgaard always uses the page to initiate his process. In this print, with its expressive metallic lines and blur of facial features, we are treated to a comedic glimpse into the artist’s eccentric mind and practice.