Steinar Christensen (1946) is a Norwegian artist known for his monumental steel sculptures, star installations, performances and still-lives referenced to the Dutch paintings. He has represented Norway at Venice Biennial, and his work is included in the collections of the National Gallery, Henie-Onstad Art Centre in Oslo, Oslo Municipality’s Art Collections, Bergen Picture Gallery, the Norwegian Cultural Council and South Jutland Art Museum in Denmark. Christensen has worked within a variety of media and with different materials, often in collaboration with experts in specific disciplines. The artist has been exhibiting widely in Norway and abroad. He is also a professor at Western Norway’s Academy of Fine Arts, Konsthøgskolan Valand in Gothenburg, visiting professor at the Royal Danish Academy in Copenhagen, as well as professor and dean of the National Art Academy. For more on Christensen’s work please visit ellen-k Fine Art Photography.
Big THANKS to
Darkrooms in Northern Light
for introducing Steinar Christensen’s work to The Pandorian.
Images: © Steinar Christensen