The Artist Birthday Series

Bengt Lindström

Bengt Lindström: painter Bengt Karl Erik Lindström (1925 — 2008) was a Swedish artist. He was one of Sweden’s best known contemporary artists with a characteristic style of distinct colors, often including contorted faces. Lindström was born in 1925 at Storsjö kapell, Härjedalen, Sweden. In 1944, he moved to Stockholm to study under the Swedish painter… Read More Bengt Lindström

The Artist Birthday Series

Odd Nerdrum

Today’s Artist Birthday: Odd Nerdrum Odd Nerdrum (born 8 April 1944 in) is a Swedish born, Norwegian figurative painter. Nerdrum creates six to eight paintings a year that include still life paintings of small, everyday objects like bricks, portraits and self-portraits, and large paintings allegorical and apocalyptic in nature. Subjects of his paintings are often… Read More Odd Nerdrum