Jonny Andvik

A New Old Master
The painter Jonny Andvik (1966 – ) is one of the foremost figurative painters of
his generation in Scandinavia. Born in Porsgrunn, Telemark, Andvik studied at
the School of Graphic Design, Lille Ulefoss from 1984-86 and at the Exeter
College of Art & Design (England) four years later. He also studied the work of
the old masters and, as a young man, painted in the studio of Odd Nerdrum.

Jonny Andvik had his first soloshow in 1987 and has since then exhibited his
work in Europe and USA – London, Seattle, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Munich
and Oslo to name a few places. He has also participated in group shows with
the Nerdrum school – at the Steen Gallery (Oslo), both at the Kitsch-annuale
and at the Kitsch Biennale, at the ‘Kitsch 2004’ show at the Telemark Museum
(Skien), the Porsgrund Gallery (Andvik/-Nerdrum 2004) and at the
Kitschkatakomben – Haugar Artmuseum (Tønsberg) in 2002 among several
other shows.

A respected educator, Andvik has taught over 700 students in his School of
Painting in Telemark. He have workshops in landscape and figurepainting.
His work is in public and private collections.

Vis nettside

Viser alle 2 resultater

Viser alle 2 resultater