Fruits with a life of their own

2019-07-05T15:04:48+02:00September 2nd, 2011|

blood-dripping orangeIt’s not hard to imagine that fruits have souls, though it helps to make them look like us. Some of them look angry, others sexy, still others scary. I don’t know who made […]

Autumn leaves

2019-07-06T22:13:46+02:00October 24th, 2010|

autumn leaves 7I live close to the Botanical Garden in Oslo, an oasis of meditative silence amidst noisy roads on Tøyen. The changes of autumn are fascinating and stimulate a reflective frame of mind. The poetry of falling leaves is also an inspiration to me as a painter.

Autumn meditations

2010-10-23T00:18:38+02:00October 23rd, 2010|

leavesI took some photos during a visit to the Halvorsbøle retreat centre earlier this autumn. They may not be perfect, but at least they made me see the place with new eyes.