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Bjarne Melgaard

Art in the Lofoten Islands, Norway

Kari Adelaide | Posted 11.03.2014 | Arts
Kari Adelaide

The piece is soundless (with the use of light-waves instead of sound-waves), as light is cast upon an old-time 1955 microphone, leading to an exaggerated, monstrous shadow upon the wall that looks like hollowed ribcage bones, where one can feel the empty rattle of time.

Mallika Rao

Artist Offers Bizarre Defense For His 'Racist' Chair Sculpture

HuffingtonPost.com | Mallika Rao | Posted 01.24.2014 | Arts

“He’s certainly not racist, and used to have a black boyfriend.” Such was the outdated defense of Norwegian provocteur Bjarne Melgaard, whose...

Has The Art World's Enfant Terrible Kept His Edge?

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.14.2013 | Arts

What are we to expect from Bjarne Melgaard, the artist who, as Roberta Smith described, "never met a taboo he didn't like breaking," in what is being ...

William Copley Gets A Big Fat Makeover

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.14.2013 | Arts

William N. Copley was a proto-pop surrealist folk artist with a considerable libido. The whimsical provocateur began his lifelong affair with art as a...

Bjarne Melgaard's Latest Adventure and a Spin Through Tokyo

Alexander Adler | Posted 01.16.2013 | Arts
Alexander Adler

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