Papyrus commissions

8.June 2014 I just finished painting a commission on papyrus at the weekend, you can find it in the commissions-gallery

Art calendar for 2015

3.June 2014 The Inga Dalsegg Art Calendar for 2015 has arrived from the printers 🙂The 2014 calendar sold beyond all expectations, and to all of 5 different countries!If you would like to order one for yourself, or as a present for someone, – just place your order, and I will ship it to you 🙂You … Continued

New Art Candles in stock!

26.May 2014 My new Art Candles just arrived today, and they are all available to order online now!The collection with Inga Dalsegg Art Candles are made by Løiten Candle Factory, and consists of 9 motifs, – most of those are available in two different sizes.You can find the order form with prices and details here … Continued

Summer Exhibition at Gallery Gudem

13.May 2014 I am one of the artists participating at Gallery Gudem’s Summer Exhibition 22.June-10.August. The exhibition will open at Sunday 22. June at 14:00. So if you are in the vicinty of Hvasser (Tjøme) in Norway this summer, please do pop by the gallery! This is a very varied exhibition, so I believe there … Continued

Art Cards and other new merchandise

9.may 2014 I am currently launching some new merchandise, – and I am very excited about it all!I am now waiting to receive my first delivery of Inga Dalsegg Art Cards, – you can see the motifs here In addition I have just proofread and checked the Inga Dalsegg Art calendar for 2015, and approved … Continued

New paintings on canvas and papyrus

4th May 2014 Here are two brand new paintings. The one to the left is oil on canvas, and it’s called “Dreaming”. The one to the right is oil on papyrus, and that one is called “Free Falling” You can find them in their respective galleries, which are the Nudes-gallery and the Emotions and feelings-gallery


24.April 2014 You can read about me in the newspaper Romsdals Budstikke today, – this paper is available to buy online here I will be holding an Artist talk in Molde on Saturday 26th April. This event is hosted by Møre og Romsdal Art Centre. I hope to see you there! 🙂Using my art I … Continued

Finally a new painting

15.April 2014 I have spent most of this year working on 2 commissions, so I haven’t had a lot of new work to show you as yet. I will post photos of these commissions too soonish.Last night I finally finished a new painting.This one is called “All My Dreams are of You” and it is … Continued

Artist Talk in Molde

13.April 2014 I will be presenting my art at an Artist Talk on Saturday 26th April at 1pm in Plassen in Molde.This Artist Talk is hosted by Møre og Romsdal Art Centre.Using my art I will take you on an emotional tour through grief, deaspair, depression, – and the battle back to life. On 31st … Continued

Renovation and new art studio

1.April 2014 In April 2014 we started the renovation of my parents old barn, – which is to be tranformed into my new art studio. A lot has happened in this year, – but there’s still plenty of work to do on it.I am very excited about getting a work space this size, I can … Continued

Portrait interview on tv

26th March 2014 Here you can see the portrait interview with me in the tv-program “Roald på kryss og tvers”. It was broadcast this evening, but is already available to watch online, so click here to watch it The description is “Outspoken artist. Inga Dalsegg talks about life and art”Quite funny to see that my … Continued

TV Wednesday 26th March

21st March 2014 On Wednesday, 26th March, you can see me in the tv-program “Roald på kryss og tvers” on TKTV.There will be a teaser going on tv from 07.00 that day. The program itself will be broadcast on TKTV and available online on from 17.30.The program lasts about 30min. Here you can see … Continued


3rd Mach 2014 I have had a tv-team from TKTV here today, they interviewed me and filmed both in my home, in my art studio, at the barn I am converting, and in front of my huge wall painting at Rindalslist.This will become an episode in the tv-series “Roald på kryss og tvers” which is … Continued

First painting on canvas of the year

13.February 2014 I have now finished my very first oil on canvas this year, – I have previously painted a few on papyrus.This was painted on commission, it’s called Autumn Heat and is 40x65cm. If you’d like to see it in a larger format you will find it in the Nudes-gallery I have already started … Continued

Spring and Art Candles

12.February 2014 Spring is almost here,but the evenings are still long and dark here in Norway, which makes it even more cosy to light candles.I still have Inga Dalsegg Art candles available for sale.So if you’d like some for yourself, or as a present for someone, please get in touch! 🙂The prices are Nkr 200,- … Continued

Inga on NRK radio

9.February 2014 Today you can hear me being interviewed on radio, on NRK P1, the program is called “Between heaven and earth” (Mellom himmel og jord).I am talking about the special bond between twins. The program is broadcast at 10.00-11.00.NRK came to see me Wednesday 5th february to do the interview. The reason why they … Continued

The Dream Grant

2.February 2014 I am one of the jury members of The Dream Grant 2014, “Drømmestipendet 2014”, the leader of the jury is the famous Norwegian musician Halvdan Sivertsen.I am in the art-jury naturally enough, so in March we will meet in Trysil and have some intense days of jury work ahead of us, – I … Continued

New gallery

1.February 2014 As it’s now February and my January Sale is over I have now changed the “January Sale 2014-gallery” I had here to a gallery featuring all of my art currently available for sale.I will be deleting pictures as they sell and adding new ones as they are finished to this gallery.This is also … Continued


28.January 2014 I had a journalist come to interview me all the way from Valdres before Christmas. She wrote both an article about the enormous Christmas card of me,that was 4,5×2,8meter, for the newspaper Framtida, ans an article about me as an artist.You can read the latter article here, on Magasinett Photo: Marit Lajord

Art raffle

13.januar 2014 The Norwegian Women’s Public Health Association in Todalen have bought a pastel drawing at my January sale. I think it’s great that one of my pictures can help contribute towards the work they do.You can read more about this on they say; “the drawing will hang in our building most of the … Continued

The 2nd papyrus of the year

12.January 2014 I have just finished another small painting og papyrus, – this one is called “Hiding, and is 17x34cm. You can see a larger photo of it in the Nudes-gallery

First painting of the year

3.January 2014 I have just finished my first painting this year, – it’s always something special about the very first time I sign a painting with a new year! The first painting from my art studio in 2014 is a small oil on papyrus, – it’s 18x30cm (without a frame) and it’s called “Shared Moment”. … Continued

January sale!

30.December 2013 To celebrate winning the Name of the year 2013 Award “Årets Driva-navn 2013” I am having my very first art sale ever!I am doing this as my way of thanking all of you who voted for me.I have made a special album here on my web site called January Sale 2014 All of … Continued

I won!

30.December 2013 I won the Name of the year award “Årets Drivanavn 2013”!There were many good candidates this year, so I had not at all expected to win. This is truly an honour, and I would like to thank all of you who voted for me! 🙂Here you can see the front page of the … Continued

Gingerbread Hobbit House

22.December 2013 I had my annual gingerbread house baking day with friends this week. This is an annual tradition in my house, I invite some of my close friends and we have an entire day where we bake and build various creative buildings from gingerbread.This week we were inspired by The Hobbit, – so we … Continued

Norway’s largest Christmas card?

12.December 2013 We think we have made Norway’s largest Christmas card!Nathan Lediard at Lediard Foto has also this year taken photos of me for my Christmas cards, which should be on their way in the post to my customers now. We had an rather chilly outdoors photo shoot last week in -19c. This year one … Continued

Name of the year

10.December 2013 I am one of the 10 nominees to the Name of the year award “Årets Drivanavn 2013”! In the nomination it says “It is her pumpkin art that has mainly brought the artist Inga Dalsegg into the limelight nationally this year, and hasalso resulted in big headlines and articles in Driva. Her art … Continued

Art Calendar

4.DecemberFor the very first time I’ve had my own art calendar made, they were launched in July.The demand has been beyond my wildest dreams, so I had to have a 2.edition made. There’s still a few left, so if you’re interested there’s no time to lose! If you’d like one for yourself, or you still … Continued

Orkdal Christmas Fair 2013

4th December 2013 The annual Orkdal Christmas Fair was last weekend. I was honoured to both hold the opening speech and that my painting, “Breaking all Boundaries”, – was used in all advertising and promotion of the fair this year.Here’s a few photos from Orkdal Christmas Fair 2013: Me holding the opening speech at the … Continued

The portrait season is here!

20.November 2013 A lot of people are thinking about having a portrait of some of their loved ones made for Christmas.I take commissions, and can do portraits both as oil oaintings, pastel- or pencil drawings. All you need to do is e-mail me a photo.But please do remember that it takes time to paint or … Continued

More of the small art candles

20.November 2013 The collection with Inga Dalsegg Art Candles keeps growing.The smaller art candles have really been a hit, – they have sold far more than expected. People say they think these are excellent as Christmas presents!So I decided to expand, and today I received another two motifs on the smaller candles.The prices are Nkr … Continued

#Artist’s Demonstration

19th November 2013 On Tuesday 19th November Norwegian artists all over the country were demonstrating, – “#Kunstneraksjonen” is a national demonstration for the future of art. We encouraged people everywhere, – at home and at work, – to cover up art and culture. As I myself was not able to travel to one of the … Continued

Preparations towards Christmas Fairs

8th November 2013 I am currently in the middle of preparations towards the annual Rindal Chrismas Fair,which is this weekend; 9.-10.November. The opening times are Saturday 10-17 and Sunday 12-17I am bringing both my art, art calendars and art candles, – I hope to see you there! 🙂 Later this month I will be at … Continued

TV News and Breakfast News

1st November 2013 On Wednesday 30th October Norwegian TV news from the channel TV2 spent the day here filming me carving a huge pumpkin.The motif I chose was Jack Nicholson from The Shining in the famous “”Heeeeere’s Johnny!” clip, you can see the picture below.The film was shown on the national TV2 News at 9pm … Continued

Breakfast TV

27.October 2013 I will be carving pumpkin lanterns on live tv again this year, – like I did last year. So Thursday 31st October you can see me on the Breakfast tv-show “God Morgen Norge” on TV2, – so tune in and watch me carving my pumpkins from 06.55-10.00The News from TV2 will be coming … Continued

Norwegian TV and pumpkins

27.October 2013 My pumpkin carvings are causing headlines again. Thursday 24th October the Norwegian TV channel NRK spent the day at my house filming me carving pumpkin lanterns. (From a rather huge pumpkin too!)It will be sent on tv tomorrow, today it went online on their web site. I have to admit I never thought … Continued

Small Papyrus

18.October 2013 Here’s another small papyrus, with a theme I haven’t used for a while.This one is called “Reading in Bed”, and you can view it full size in the nudes-galleryI am hoping to finish a few more small papyrus paintings before Christmas, – so hopefully there’ll be some more here in the near future … Continued

Art Candles and paintings

8th October 2013 I will be travelling to Løiten Candle factory this week, to pick my new art candles, – something I am really looking forward to! 🙂 Here’s the poster showing the two paintings used on these new candles. I am currently working towards a few Christmas Fairs coming up, here’s two new paintings … Continued

New Art candles

20th September 2013 Løiten Candle Factory are now working on producing 2 new motifs in the range of Inga Dalsegg Art Candles. The new candles are smaller than the previous ones, and I should have them pretty soon. I will be selling these along with my other art candles, art calendars and my art of … Continued


17th September 2013 I have tried painting on a lot of different types of surfaces, and I have painted a wide variety of stuff on commission. Amongs others a factory wall that was60m², a sauna, the bonnet of a car, an mc-tank etcThe commission I’ve just finished now was to paint 2 small seashells. You … Continued

Hands again

28.August 2013 I have just painted another couple of paintings with hands, – a theme I never seem to tire off. The one to the left with the old couples’ hands is called “Passed the Test of Time”. While the one to the right with the child and the adult hand is called “Growing Up” … Continued

Romance again

22.August 2013 Here’s my most recent oil painting, a romantic one again this time. You can find it in a larger format in the Couples-gallery:

Brand new papyrus

I have just finished another two papyrus paintings, you can see them below, and find them in the Couples gallery; “The Best is Yet to Be” “Goodnight”

Art Festival and new papyrus paintings

6.August 2013 Strandheim Art Festival in Orkanger is on S aturday 17.August, I am one of the three Festival Artists. They have a very varied program, with a lot to see and experience; everything from art exhibitions to conserts and dance classes, – so if you have the opportunity I’d recommend to stop by there!If … Continued


10th July 2013 Here’s a new oil painting on canvas, it’s been a little while since I painted anythin romantic now, but there’s more to come soon.This one is called “Affection”, and you can see it in a larger format in the couples-gallery

Commission for a close friend

10.July 2013 I have just finished a new painting on papyrus. This time a commission for my very good friend Gunn Marit Nisja, she is an author, – so naturally I had to include a book. Gunn Marit has given the painting the title “For the Love of Reading”, and here it is; You can … Continued


9.July 2013 I honestly never thought I’d get a commission for drawing a pig, but it just goes to prove you never know! So I have now made my first portrait with a pig.You can see this drawing in a larger format in the Portrait-galleryJohn Eiliv and the pig:

The Motivation Award

7th July 2013 I had my own stand selling my art calendars and art candles during Saturdays Market Day in Rindal, the sale and response went beyond my wildest expectations. So thank you very much to all of you who were there! 🙂To top the day off Emil Gåsvand and I was awarded Rindal Bank’s … Continued

Press conference

28th June 2013 Yesterday I held a press conference to tell about my new art calendar and the renovation of my parents old barn, – which will become my new art studio.You can read all about it in the newspapers Tidens Krav, Avisa Sør Trøndelag and Driva today. There’s also an article online on Trollheimsporten … Continued

Art Calendar

24th June 2013 New and exciting things are happening, I am now launching the Inga Dalsegg Art calendar for 2014! 🙂 I received the print sample today, during next week the rest will arrive from the printers.I will be selling my Art Calendar from my stand at the Market Day during the Cultural Week in … Continued

Large papyrus

1.June 2013 I have just finished my largest papyrus paintingg so far today, it is only 43x65cm, but all my previous paintings on papyrus have been a fair bit smaller than this.Anyway, here it is, and you can view a larger version of it in the Emotions and feelings-gallery

The County Art Centre

28th May 2013 My painting “Passed the Test of Time”, – which you can see a bit further down on this page, will be at an exhibition at the Art Centre in Møre & Romsdal, in Molde, – 30th May-30th June.The Art centre is celebrating their 35th anniversary this year, and this exhibition is in … Continued

Cooperation with Løiten Candle Factory

27.May 2013 Here’s a few photos of my art candles on display at the shop at Løiten Candle Factory. On their Facebook page they say: Løiten Candle Factory and Inga Dalsegg have entered into a cooperation agreement about the production and sale of art candles.The candles can be bought here at our shop at Løten … Continued

Old hands

20.mai 2013 Here’s my most recent painting, once again I have painted hands, – but this time the hands of an elderly couple.The title is “Passed the Test of Time”, and if you would like to see it in a larger size, take a look in the hands and feet gallery


10.May 2013 Today I have just finished painting my very first quadriptych!Not a word you hear very often, – I know…. It means 4 pictures in 1, – to sum it up. The subject i was given was The 4 Seasons, – this is a commission I have worked one for some time now. Today … Continued

Motorcycle show 2013

1st May 2013 There was a lot of visitors at the Motorcycle Show on Saturday, plenty of people stopped by my stand to watch me paint, and to buy art candles.So many actually that I didn’t get to finish painting the motorcycle tank! But I have spent some time in my art studio finishing it … Continued


Here’s a couple of photos from the opening my exhibition at Thrane Gård Galleri in Sandnes, on Saturday 20th April. This is gallery owner Stine Rosenkilde Dahl and me on the opening night. The exhibition will hang untill 27th May, so if you haven’t had a chance to see it yet there’s still time!

Thrane Farm Gallery

18th April 2013 My next exhibition is opening this weekend, at Thrane Farm Gallery in Sandnes. The opening night is on Saturday 20th April at 18.00, – I myself will be present.The exhibition will hang untill 27th May.It’s an honour to be the first artist to have a show in the the barn there! You … Continued

The 4 seasons on papyrus

6th April 2013 I have just finished my first papyrus paintings of the year, the motifs are a bit unusal for me, – as I have painted the 4 seasons. From left to right you see Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter; These are now in the Emotions and Feelings gallery, so have a look there … Continued

Inga Dalsegg Art Candles

2.April 2013 There is a load of Inga Dalsegg Art Candles in my garage at the moment! The first place these candles will be for sale is from my stand at the Motorcycle-Show in Rindal Saturday 27th April, 11.00-17.00. You can also contact me if you would like to buy some, the cost of postage … Continued

Art candles and a motorcycle!

2 20.March 2013 There’s a lot happening at the moment! I have just got a contract with Løiten Lys about the production of Inga Dalsegg Art Candles! We are starting off with 4 different paintings printed on candles. These candles will be for sale at Løiten Lys and directly from me.I’ll have more information about … Continued

Opening at Gallery Hans

11.March 2013 Here’s a photo from the opening of my exhibition “Raise Your Voice!” at Gallery Hans, Ørland Cultural Centre. If you take a look under reviews you can see an article from the Newspaper Fosna-folket about this exhibition.

Raise Your Voice

26th february 2013 It’s now closing up to my exhibition “Raise Your Voice! at Gallery Hans, Ørland Cultural Center, read more about it on their web site here There has been some changes, this will now be a solo exhibition to celebrate the suffrage centenary. The exhibition will hang 9th March-7th April, and the opening … Continued

Painting and painting

25th February 2013 I have been working in my art studio all hours since new years, as a result of being booked into a lot of galleries, and having a fair bit of commissions. So here’s another new painting, this one is called In My Hand. And you’ll find it in the hands and feet … Continued

Women’s suffrage centenary

22nd February 2013 On 11 June 2013 it will be 100 years since Norwegian women gained the right to vote and Norway became a true democracy.The Government wishes to celebrate the suffrage centenary with events throughout the country. The celebrations in 2013 will highlight the importance of 1913 in Norway’s history I am one of … Continued

Sandnes in April-May

21st February 2013 In a couple of months I will be travelling to Sandnes with my pictures. So if you’re in that area, please come and see my exhibition at Thrane Farm Gallery 20th April-27th May.The opening will be Saturday 20th April at 18.00, – you’re all welcome! See more about the gallery on their … Continued

Something new and different

14th February 2013 Here’s another new painting, a very different one compared to what people have come to expect from me.It’s always fun and exciting to try something new though! It’s called “Breaking all Boundaries”, and you’ll find it in the emotions and feelings gallery


12th February 2013 My second painting this year is finished!I just discovered that all of the paintings I am currently working on all have a fair bit of the colour blue on them, which is very unusual for me! Blue is not a colour I use a lot of in my art.But I have been … Continued

February Exhibition

10th February 2013 My art exhibition with Sunndal Art Association, in Gally Barbara, opened on Thursday 7th February. This exhibition will last all of February, so there’s plenty of time to go and see it yet!Here’s a couple of photos from the opening, Photos: Kjell Ove Holsbøvåg:

Papyrus Delivery

1.February 2013 Yaaayyyy!!! I just have to shout, as I have finally received a parcel with papyrus from Egypt! 🙂 So now I am finally able to paint more papyrus paintings. All of you who have been asking about these lately know that I have been sold out for some time, but now there’s finally … Continued

Successful Opening

1.February 2013 The opening of my exhibition at Snefugl Farm Gallery in Buvika was a success! Here’s a photo taken just before the opening; Sunday 3.February is the final opening day of this exhibition. So if you haven’t had a chance to see it yet, you still have a few days left:-) I am not … Continued

Snefugl Farm Gallery

22.January 2013 This week I am off to Snefugl Farm Gallery in Buvika to hang my pictures for my exhibition there, – welcome! 🙂 The opening is Sunday 27th January at 15.00

First one of the year!

7th January 2013 My first painting this year is finished, it’s always a special feeling to sign the first painting of a year! You can view this in a larger format in the couples-gallery

Future exhibitions

6th January 2013 Here’s some information about my upcoming exhibitions in the first half of 2013. My first art exhibition this year is, as previously mentioned, at Snefugl Farm in Buvika. The opening will be on Sunday 27th January at 15.00. The exhibition will be open every day untill Sunday 3rd February from 16.00 and … Continued

The Winter Cultural Week

1.January 2013 My first art exhibition in 2013 will be at Snefugl Farm during the Winter Cultural Week in Skaun. The exhibition opens on Sunday 27th January, and the last day is Sunday 3rd February. I’ll post more information about opening times etc soon, so watch this space!

Last pictures made in 2012

31.December 2012 Wishing all of my customers, family and friends a very happy new year!here are the last pictures made in 2012, to the left a portrait commission, “Emma & Mia”, I culdn’t put it online untill now as it was to be a Christmas present. And to the right the painting “Just Between the … Continued

Latest papyrus news

16th December 2012 I have just finished another 2 papyrus paintings; You will find these in the Emotions and feelings-gallery

Photo shoot

13th Desember 2012 I had a photo shoot with Nathan W. Lediard yesterday, it truly was great fun! The plan was to take Christmassy, but different, photos, which I then can use for Christmas cards to my customers.It was cold, I have to admit that one, but we I laughed so much and had such … Continued

Short documentary

3rd December 2012 Last week I was followed by two photo journalists; Melisa Fajkovic and Skjalg Bøhmer Vold, as they participated in a workshop with Bombay Flying Club and Trondheim Documentary Festival.The result of this is a short documentary which was shown at Trondheim Documentary Festival Saturday 1st December. Trollheimsporten wrote an article about this, … Continued

Lots of updates

22nd November There’s been a fair few updates from me here lately, but that’s just how it is when there’s a lot going on! Here’s my 2 most recent portraits, two charming boys with lots of curly hair, Magnus to the left and Jo to the right;

Recipe Book

21st November 2012 This isn’t art related, but still, I just have to share this piece of news with you.I love to cook, and have now had the honour of contributing to a recipe book made by Britt Grete Moen.I organised a picnic for the author, photographer and one of my friends, and several of … Continued

Rindal Christmas Fair 2012

20th November 2012 As I mentioned earlier I had a stand at the Rindal Christmas Fair this year, there was a lot of beautiful things to see and buy, all sorts of products.On my stand I didn’t just have my art, in addition I sold special candles with my paintings printed on them. These sold … Continued

More papyrus and other paintings too

19th November 2012 There’s been a fair bit going on lately, here’s some of my newest work. Unfortunately i cannot share all of my recent pictures with you, as some of them are commissions intended as Christmas presents. So I will have to waith with sharing them untill later. But untill then, – here are … Continued

Good Morning Norway

30.October 2012 Tomorrow morning, Wednesday 31st October, you can see me carving pumpkin lanterns on Norwegian TV. I will be on “God Morgen Norge” (Good Morning Norway” on the channel TV2, the show is on from 06.55-10.00, and I will be on and off from around 07.40-10.00. I have been carving pumpkin lanterns for years, … Continued

Christmas Fair and exhibition in Hov Church

24th October 2012 There’s always plenty going on for me the last couple of months before Christmas. In addition to working on commissions I am now also busy preparing a few other activities. I am participating with some of my paintings in a Group Show with the theme “Love” in Hov Church at Sunndal 1st-29th … Continued

New commission

20th October 2012 My most recent painting was picked up by it’s new owner yesterday, – you can see a picture of it below here. This was a commission of the type that I really enjoy, – where I get a lot of freedom. The only thing that was decided upon in advance was the … Continued


15th October 2012 My very good friend Gunn Marit recently returned from a holiday in Egypt with a fantastic present for me, – a small roll of exclusive papyrus! 🙂 I have never before had the opportunity to try painting on that, so I found this very exciting!I have now done some testing, playing around … Continued

Hands, – once again!

7. September 2012 I have just finished a new pencil drawing, and once again the subject is hands! 🙂This time it’s 2 adult hands and 4 children’s hands This drawing is called “Family 2”

Cozy indoors

5th September 2012 Autumn has arrived, the rain is drumming against the skylight here in my art studio, and I can hear the wind howling around the corners of my house. At least I don’t get tempted to leave my studio to go outside and do something! Instead I am spending my time indoors, planning … Continued

Portrait Painting

23rd August 2012 Here’s my most recent painting, a portrait painted on commission. The majority of the portrait commissions I get are for drawings, – both pencil and pastel, – so it’s always nice to get a painting once in a while as a bit of variation 🙂 Ingvald: You’ll find this in the portrait … Continued

The result of the art auction

11th August 2012 I have totally forgotten to share with you how the art auction went. I was both one of the organisers and one of the many artists who donated a piece of art for this event. So I was a bit nervous as to the result of all this. The auction went better … Continued

Wedding present

9th August 2012 Occasionally one needs a present for a big occasion for someone special. I was recently invited to the wedding of a dear childhood friend of mine. I very rarely give paintings as a present, but once in a while there’s these special somebodies that you really care about, and want to do … Continued

Art auction

27th July 2012 On Saturday 4th August at 14.00 there’s an art auction at Igltjønna in Rindal. I am one of 12 artists who have donated a piece of art for this auction. The money raised will go to Rindal Museum. The other artists are; Elling Reitan, Grethe By Rise, Kristian Finborud, Morten W. Gjul, … Continued

Childrens portraits

27thjuly 2012 Here are 2 children’s portraits I’ve just made on commission. They are pastel drawings with my usual neutral colours on everything, but with splashes of bright colours on the clothes; Serine Bjørn Erik You can find these in a larger format in the portrait-gallery


10.juli 2012   Her er det ikke sommerferie, i stedet er det full aktivitet på atelieret, så derfor har jeg noen nye bilder å vise frem.Både maleri og tegninger, som dere ser er det også noen nye motiv for min del her, – dette er første gangen jeg har laget bilder med eldre par som … Continued

Hardanger Cultural Gallery

28th June 2012 Plenty of people came and attended the opening of my art exhibition at Hardanger Cultural Gallery (Hardanger Kulturgalleri), and I truly had a wonderful weekend there. This gallery is absolutely well worth a visit, – I have never before had an exhibition at such a special location and with such an amazing … Continued

Delayed opening

14th June 2012 The opening of my exhibition at Hardanger Cultural Gallery has been moved forward, instead of it opening on Saturday it will now be Sunday at 1pm, – everybody is welcome! 🙂

Bonnet of a car

10th June 2012 I have just had a customer here to come and pick up a painting he has commissioned, but no ordinary painting, – as he commissioned me to paint straight on the bonnet of car! You can see photos of it here; This bonnet is not going back on a car, instead the … Continued

Vestfossen and Hardanger

29.May 2012 My exhibition at Gallery Møllabekken in Vestfossen is open Wednesday-Sunday from 12-16, the last day of the exhibition is Sunday 10th June, so if you still haven’t had an opportunity to check it out, there’s still plenty of time 🙂 Here’s a couple of photos from the opening: My next exhibition will be … Continued

Gallery Møllabekken in Vestfossen

25th April 2012 My next art exhibition is at Gallery Møllabekken in Vestfossen in Buskerud 12th May-10th June. This is a solo exhibition, and I myself will be present at the opening on Saturday 12th May at 14.00, – everyone is welcome! 🙂 I would also like to inform you that this Sunday is your … Continued

Gallery Skjæveland

22.April 2012 The group show “Dialogue” opened at Gallery Skjæveland in Jørpeland in Rogaland on Thursday 19th April. I have 6 pictures on show there, the exhibition is on display untill 30th Maiy. Here’s a couple of photos from the opening:

Rakkestad Art Association

20.April 2012 I opened my solo exhibition at Rakkestad Art Association, Gallery Midtstuen in Østfold on saturday 14th April. I have a total of 41 pictures there; oil paintings, pastel drawings and prints. Their gallery is absolutely fantastic, so large and spacious, so it was a joy to hang my work there! The exhibition will … Continued

Interview in Ukeadressa

1st April 2012 Parts of the interview with me in the newspaper Ukeadressa yesterday is now online. In addition to the interview there’s also a series of photos there and a video from thephotoshoot. You can see all of that HERE

The Norwegian News

I am in the Norwegian newspaper Ukeadressa tomorrow, the entire front page and 4 pages inside! 🙂

Ready for exhibitions

28th March 2012 Here’s my most recent painting, so now I am all ready and set for both of the exhibitions I am having after Easter! This painting is called Keep Me Safe, and you can view it in a larger format in the couples-gallery I have also chosen to use this painting for the … Continued

More hands

15th March 2012 Here’s my newest painting, – old and young hands once again. It’s been a while since I used these colours so i felt it was about time again. This one is called Heritage, – and naturally enough you’ll find it in the hands and feet-gallery

Lecture and 2 new paintings

2.March 2012 Today I have been to Orkdal College and held a lecture about me and my art for the students there who has a subject called “Art and Communication”. It is always nice to be asked to do lectures like this, and since today was my second visit to that College I assume they … Continued

7 small pastel drawings

It is still far easier for me to draw than it is to paint after the shoulder surgery i’ve been through. So here’s another bunch of small pastel drawings. For the first time ever a few cats have managed to sneak into a few of my pictures too. All of these pictures can be seen … Continued

Commission for Molde Hospital

9.February 2012 Yesterday I was in Molde to hand over my most recent painting “Livsglød” to the cancer ward at Molde Hospital. It was an emotional day, the story behind this commission is a special one, – as it was the last dying wish of a cancer patient. The tv-company NRK and the newspaper Romsdals … Continued

painting, drawing and sick leave

26.January 2012 Due to intense physical therapy I am now able to work a little bit in my art studio again. I am still not able to paint for long periods like I used to before, but it feels great to be back in the studio no matter what! 🙂 So here are som new … Continued

Exhibitions coming up

19.January 2012 Happy new year! It’s about time to give you some information about my exhibitions this year. First I will have a solo exhibition at Rakkestad Art Association 14.-29.April. I will also be taking part in a collective exhibition at Gallery Skjæveland after Easter, the opening will be on 19.April. I will come back … Continued

Christmas Sale!

10th November 2011 Since I have had to disappoint so many customers by turning down portrait commissions before Christmas this year I am now going to try to make up for it; So I am having my first Christmas sale ever! 🙂 From today and up till Christmas I am reducing the price of my … Continued

My painting arm is temporarily out of order…

8th October 2011 Several of you know that I am currently on a sick leave due to surgery on my right shoulder on 23rd August. I have been contacted by a lot of people who are wondering when I’ll be back in my art studio painting, I am not quite sure of when this will … Continued

Dog portrait

19th August 2011 Here’s a commission I just finished, it’s a portrait of a dog. You can see it full size in the Commissions gallery. Heras;

New Oilpainting

10th August 2011 Here’s my most recent oil painting, it’s called Dancer, – some of you may recognise this theme from a drawing and a lithographic print I have made earlier. This version is more colourful and is bigger.

2 new pastel drawings

26th July 2011 Here you can see my two most recent pastel drawings, you can view them full size in the nudes gallery. Seated Nude 1 to the left and Seated Nude 2 to the right.

Portrait Commission

23.July 2011 Here’s a photo of my most recent portait commission, youcan view this drawing in the portrait gallery. If you would like to commission a portrait of your loved ones please contact me via e-mail or phone! 🙂 Ole Martin, Sara Emilie & Christian

painting on old door

20th July 2011 Here is a photo of a new private commission I have finished, – I have painted on an old door. The clients have then mounted the door on the wall in their bedroom. A great idea for a different type of painting if you happen to have an old door lying around! … Continued

Galleria Art Festival

7th July 2011 I will be taking part in the Art Festival Galleria in Mosjøen in Norway this year, Galleria is in the period 9th-16th July. I am really looking forward to this, Galleria calls themselves Norways longest art gallery, and this year the festival looks like it will be bigger than ever before. The … Continued

Artist at the Norwegian Salmon Festival

18th June 2011 Here’s my most recent pastel drawing, you can view it full size in the Hands and Feet Gallery. I am this years Festival Artist at Norsk Laksefestival (Tthe Norwegian Salmon Festival) in Surnadal 23rd-26th June. My exhibition there will be in Gallery Finstuå in Surnadal Cultural House, the opening is on Thursday … Continued

Exhibition opening in New York

18th May 2011 On Tuesday 24th May I am opening my very first solo exhibition in New York, the exhibition is at the A.Jain Marunouchi Gallery in Midtown Manhattan. There will be a live jazz concert at the opening, which starts at 5.30pm. I myself will be present at the reception, so if you’re near … Continued

New Painting and New York

20th April 2011 Here’s my newest painting, it’s called Whispering. You can view it full size in the Couples gallery. The words on it are in Norwegian and translate as: When you whisper my name the sound fill the entire world. I am currently working towards my next exhibition which is in New York next … Continued

Aukra and new painting

31.March 2011 I am opening my exhibition with Aukra Art Association on saturday 2nd April at 12pm. I will be bringing approximately 40 pictures; paintings, drawings and lithographs. The exhibition will be on display untill Friday 15th April. I will be present at the opening of the show myself, so if you are anywhere nearby … Continued

New Painting

18th February 2011 Here is my newest painting, it’s called; Melting Together. You can view it full size in the Couples gallery

Portrait commission

28th January 2011 I have just finished a commission for a portrait, – you can view it in a larger size in the Portrait gallery Elin Leikny & Per Helge

Exhibitions and a new painting

25th January My next art exhibition will be with Aukra Art Association 2nd-15th April, – You’re all welcome! 🙂 The exhibition I am currently having at Pias Café in Trondheim will be on show untill the end of February, so if you haven’t had a chance to see it yet you still have the opportunity. … Continued

Artist of the Month

5th january 2011 I am Artist of the Month at Pias Café in Trondheim in January. My exhibition there opens Thursday 6th Jan at 8pm, – I will attend the opening myself. I will show both paintings and lithographs. You’re welcome to pop in for a look and maybe a chat! Pias Café is in … Continued

Kitchen commission

5.januar 2011 I dag ble jeg ferdig med årets første maleri, og fikk det levert til en fornøyd kunde. Det var ikke et vanlig maleri, men et bestillingsverk som skulle monteres mellom en kjøkkenbenk og overskap. Større foto av det ferdige maleriet kan sees i Bestillingsverk galleriet Photo: Ole Trygve Fosseide It’s both fun and … Continued

Newest portraits

17th December 2010 Here you can see my very latest portrait drawings, you get to see them full size in the portrait gallery.

New York

16th December 2010 Here are some photos from the art exhibition I took part in at A. Jain Marunouchi Gallery in New York. The exhibition opened on the 29th November and will be on show until the 24th December. I am also going to have a solo exhibition at the same gallery next year, from … Continued

New pencil and pastel drawings

23rd November 2010 Here you can see my latest drawings, a portrait done in pastel and two other drawings made in pastel and pencil. You can see all three of them in full size in the Portrait and Nudes galleries Andrea Corset Kiss

Portrait for Christmas?

17.november 2010 Christmas is just around the corner and a lot of people have started on their Christmas shopping. If you are one of those who have thought about giving a portrait to someone special for Christmas you should get in touch with me now! 🙂 Portaits of children, grandchildren, a partner or another loved … Continued

New Painting

4th November 2010 Here’s my most recent painting; Nude Landscape IV, you can see it in full format in the Nudes gallery. I am taking this with me to my exhibition in Asker which opens tomorrow. You can read more about that show below.


24th October 2010 I will be exhibiting my work at an art exhibition in Asker Cultural house 5th-7th November, this is an annual exhibition organised by the local Lions Club, – 20% of all sales will go towards Lions’ humanitarian work. Opening times; Friday 5th Nov 3pm-6pm Saturday 6th Nov 10am-6pm Sunday 7thNov 12noon-5pm I … Continued

First lithographs

23rd October 2010 My very first lithographs are now finished, after another intence, educational, exciting and fun week at the printmaking workshop “Grafikksenteret” in Oslo. I have had very long days there while working on limestone with with crayons, ink, acid, asphalt, gum arabic, turps and more. But it has been very exciting to learn … Continued

And one more painting for my new exhibition!

15th October I have just finished a new painting, in time for the opening of my exhibition with Tingvoll Art Association in Drøppinggården tomorrow! See the painting “Safe” below, you can find it in the hands and feet gallery The exhibition at Tingvoll will hang until the 17th November and the opening times are Mon-Fri: … Continued

Gallery Impasto

13th October 2010 My regular gallery in Oslo; Galleri Impasto in Kirkegata have now launched a gallery of my art and some information about me on their web site. Check out their site by clicking on the link below

Exhibition at Tingvoll and new drawings

10th October 2010 I am having an exhibition at Tingvoll Art Association, in Drøppinggården in the centre of Tingvoll, 16th October-17th November. The opening is now on Saturday, 16th October at 12 noon, – you’re all welcome! I will be present at the opening. I am currently working on finishing some more paintings and drawings … Continued


9th October 2010 I have just returned from a week in Oslo where I have been working at a printmaking workshop; Grafikksenteret. I have been learning how to make lithography, it’s been an educational, intense and exciting week! I have now started on my 2 very first lithographs, and will return to Oslo to finish … Continued

3 new pastel drawings

26th September 2010 Here are my newest pastel drawings, you can see full size versions of them in the nude gallery

Gallery in Oslo

22.September 2010 I have now signed a contract with a gallery in Oslo, – Impasto Art Decorations in Kirkegata 17 now has a selcetion of my paintings for sale. You can see more about them on their web site here There will also be a profile on me and my art on their web site … Continued

News from art:oslo

20th September 2010 The big art fair art:oslo is now over, there was a lot of people who came to visit my stand, – and I had a long weekend with a lot of work, and not enough sleep. It was fun and exciting to meet so many other artists, galleries and the audience! here … Continued

Two new paintings and art:oslo

Here are my newest paintings, you can see them full size in the hands and feet gallery. You can see these two and many more of my paintings at the big art fair art:oslo in Oslo Spektrum 18th-19th September, it’s open from 10am-6pm both days. Please stop by and say hi, you will find me … Continued

Norwegian radio again

31st August 2010I have been interviewed by the Norwegian radio station Radio Norge twice today. So you can hear me there on the News, which is sent every hour, and in Norgesmagasinet tonight between 6-7pm.

Reply from Aulie

30th August 2010 Marianne Aulie has finally replied to me, – in the form of a pastel drawing and a fairy tale, read all about it in Dagbladet

Aulie-painting sold

28th August A lot of people contacted me wanting to buy the painting I made of Marianne Aulie, I have now had an auction, and just want to say congratulations to Even in Bærum who won! The painting will still be exhibited at art:oslo, – the art fair in Oslo Spektrum 18th-19th September, so please … Continued


25th August 2010 You can hear me on Norwegian radio this evening, I will be talking about the painting I made of Marianne Aulie on the program “Sytten Tretti” on P4 which airs at 17.30-18.00 and on “Norgesmagasinet” on Radio Norge which is on at 18.00-19.00.

My opinion of Marianne Aulie

24th August 2010 Follow this story in the media, I’ve had enough of Marianne Aulie’s public profile and have therefore painted a painting of her the way I see her. You can read the article in Nettavisen here and in Dagbladet here You can find all the other links to the rest of the articles … Continued

New motif

18th August 2010 Here is my most recent painting, the motif is also a new one for me. It’s called Exploring Exploring, and you can find it in full size in the hands and feet gallery.


12th August 2010 I will be exhibiting at Norways largest art exhibition this year too, art:oslo 18th-19th September in Oslo Spektrum. Here you can meet hundreds of artists and gallerys, the fair is open from 10am-6pm Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th September. Please come and visit me at my stand for a chat and a … Continued

Wall painting in sauna

18th July 2010 I have just finished a wall painting in a sauna. I started working on this commission in the summer of 2009, I painted one of the walls then, – and I have finished the second wall now. You can see these photos full size in the Commissions gallery This years wall painting … Continued

Final days in Måløy

24th June 2010 Wednesday 30th June is the last day of my art exhibition at Kraftstasjonen in Måløy, – so if you live nearby and haven’t been to see it yet you still have a few days left!

Exhibition opening

27th May 2010 My exhibition with Måløy Art Assosciation is opening on Saturday 29th May. The exhibition is at Kraftstasjonen in Måløy, it’s called “First Steps” and the opening is at 1pm. If you want to see the opening hours there, please click here

New Painting

6th May 2010 Here’s another new painting, it’s called; Floating in Light. You can find it in the nudes gallery 🙂

New pictures and postponed exhibition

21st April 2010 My exhibition in Måløy has been postponed with a couple of weeks, it will now open on Saturday the 29th May. More information concerning that show will come shortly. Here are 4 new pastel drawings and 1 new painting, – you can find all of these in the nudes gallery, – soif … Continued

New painting in different colours

8thApril 2010 Here’s my newest painting, – the colours are different from what I usually do, – black and white mixed with shades of brown. It’s called “First Steps” and if you want to see it full size click on the Hands and Feet gallery.

From Måløy to New York

1st April 2010 On the 15th May I open a solo exhibition with Måløy Art Asssociation in Vågsøy at Kraftstasjonen. The exhibition will hang during most of the summer, I will post more information about this later. In october my paintings and me are off to Tingvoll, as I am having a solo exhibition with … Continued

Wall painting

26th March 2010 Here’s my most recent wall painting, it’s on a door. You’ll find two pictures of it, in a larger format in the Commissions gallery

Childrens portrait

3rd March 2010 I have just finished another childrens portrait, you can view it full size in the Portrait gallery, Selma;

New painting

27th February 2010 Here’s my newest painting: Comfort, – you can see it in the Couples gallery;

The delivery of Power

26th February 2010 Here’s a photo of me and Mr Raza Sakhi – principal Solicitor – Advocate (All Higher Courts) and the boss of Sakhi Solicitors – from when I handed over the painting Power. The painting is now hanging in one of their consultation rooms;

Commission for Sakhi Solicitors

16th february 2010 I am going to England on Thursday to deliver the oil painting “Power” to Sakhi Solicitors in Leicester. They are a young and modern firm who specialices in criminal law. Sakhi Solicitors are considering commissioning several paintings from me, so I will have to spend some time looking at their offices while … Continued

Nude in black and white

3rd February 2010 It looks like 2010 will be a very productive year, here’s another new painting! I have put this one in the Nudes gallery for all of those who wants to see it full size; Nude

New Painting

29th January 2010 I will be having a solo exhibition with Tingvoll Art Association 16th October-17th November 2010, but that’s still a long way away, and I am sure a lot will happen before then. I have finished another painting, you can see it in full size in the Hands and Feet gallery Power

First new pictures of the year

19th January 2010 I have now finished the first painting of 2010, I have also done a few commissions. The oil painting Drifting Thoughts, – which you can now see in the Nudes gallery: and the two commissions, – which you can find in the galleries Portraits and Couples. portrait of Guri and Geir and … Continued

And even more new portraits before Christmas

18th December 2009 I have received a lot of commissions for portrait drawings in the months before Christmas this year. here you can see 2 new ones I’ve added to the portrait gallery today, – where you can see them in a larger size; Emil Emil S.

New drawings

25th November 2009 I have added some new drawings today, you will find them in the Portrait and Couples gallery, so take a look! A few examples: Mathias Maia Adam Leon & Linn

Christmas exhibition

20th November 2009 I am participating in a Christmas exhibition at Galleri Tallulah in Orkanger, Norway. This is a collective exhibition where I am exhibiting together with 2 other artists: Grethe S. Solemsløkk and Rita Lie. The opening is Saturday 28th November at 4pm, and the exhibition will hang untill the 23rd December. You can … Continued

Portrait for Christmas?

15th November 2009 Christmas is just around the corner, and a lot of people have started their Christmas shopping. If you are one of those who have thought about giving a portrait to someone special for Christmas you should get in touch with me now! 🙂 Portaits of children, grandchildren, a partner or another loved … Continued

Hectic but fun

10th November 2009 There was a total of 25 950 guests visiting Oslo Art Fair during those 3 days the fair lasted, – no wonder this is the most visited art exhibition in Norway! I am pleased after these hectic and long days, – it was exciting and fun to meet so many other artists … Continued

A lot of visitors

8th November 2009 Yesterday, – Saturday,- we had 10 653 visitors here at Oslo Art fair, – so it’s been a busy weekend! Today is the last day of the fair, – so everybody who has been thinking about coming here, – today is your last chance!

Oslo Art Fair

7th November 2009 I am at Oslo Art Fair now, you can find me and my art at stand D07-14. There are so many different artists here, so there’s a lot to see, and it’s exciting to be here. Yesterday, – Friday, there was 5 999 visitors here at the fair! Below you can see … Continued

Oslo Art Fair

1st November 2009 6th-8th November I have a stand at Oslo Art Fair by Lillestrøm Station, – so please come and visit my stand there! On Friday the 6th of November at 6pm I will take part in the Art Duel, we will be painting on stage while the audiense is watching, and do not … Continued

Time to Live

Friday 30th October my painting Time to Live was unveiled at the Town Hall in Rindal, this painting is a commission from Rindal Council. The Lord Mayor John Ole Aspli and myself

New gallery

28th October 2009I have now added a new gallery to this web site, it’s called Photos, – so take a look! The pictures are a series of black and white photos I exhibited in several galleries around the Norway in 2001. Unfortunately I do not have any pictures of the ones I sold, as these … Continued

Ready for exhibitions

26th September 2009 Here are two new pictures, an oil painting and a pastel drawing – so now everything is ready for the opening nights of the two separate exhibitions on the 2nd October! Inga is opening her solo exhibition in Galleri Maerz in Molde FRiday 2nd October at 6 pm, this exhibition will hang … Continued

New paintings

18th September 2009 Inga is currently working hard towards her exhibitions in Molde and Oppdal in October, and the Oslo Art fair in November. Here are 3 new paintings which were finished this weekn, – to see them in full size look in the “nudes” and “hands and feet” galleries. Reaching Shadows Nude Landscape III

The nude painting of Tiger is finished

6th September 2009: Inga returned to room 239 at Hotel Alexandra in Molde to finish the wall painting this weekend, you can see the finished painting below The finished painting Hotel director Børre Tangen and Inga

Exhibition in Molde

Inga is having a solo exhibition at Galleri Maerz Contemporary in Molde 2nd-24th of Oktober 2009. See more about the gallery here

Painting nude in hotel room

31. August 2009: Inga has been in the media a lot these last days after she painted author Tiger Garté naked on the wall of his hotel room, 239, at Quality Hotel Alexandra in Molde. You can see more about this by following the links under Reviews

Rindal Council

Inga is currently working on a commission for Rindal council. The finished painting will hang at the town hall.

Oppdal and Oslo

Inga is one of the artist exhibiting at the collective exhibition “7 gode naboer” (7 good neighbours) at Oppdal Culture house 2nd-11th October 2009 She will also exhibit at Oslo Art Fair 2009,- 6th-8th November 2009, you can read more about that event here:

Inga inviterer

Lørdag 27. juni markerer Inga Dalsegg sitt 11-års jubileum som kunstner med utstillingen «Inga inviterer» på Saga Trollheimen Hotel i Rindal kommune. Med i utstillingen er også verker av kunstneren Elling Reitan fra Trondheim. Den 27. juni 1998 åpnet Inga Dalsegg sin første kunstutstilling i den lille bygda Rindal på Nordmøre. Utstillingen het Alive, og … Continued

Salgsutstilling i Øvre Sunndal

16.–19. juli har Inga salgsutstilling i Øvre Sunndal, i Nasjonalparksenteret under Gjæra Gjøra festivalen 2009. Åpning torsdag 16. Juni Kl. 19.00 ved Sunndal Nasjonalparksenter i Sagtrøa. Se programmet her:

Stort maleri for Svorka Energi

Inga jobber for tiden med et stort maleri for Svorka Energi . Dette skal henge i inngangspartiet i deres nye bygg i Surnadal som åpnes i begynnelsen av juni 2009.

Sunndal Kulturfestival

I sommer skal Inga delta på Sunndal Kulturfestival, – fredag 19. Juni kl 18.30 blir det nemlig ”Kunstbad” på Sunndal Kulturhus der Inga vil bli intervjuet om sin kunst, se programmet her:

The Tallinn Winter Exhibition

Inga har fått antatt et maleri på en internasjonal juryert kunstutstilling i Tallinn i Estland, utstillingen heter ”The Tallinn Winter Exhibition” og er på Tam Gallery i Tallinn fra 7.-27. November 2008. Maleriet hun fikk antatt heter ”Together” Bildet ser dere under: {gallery}bildegallerier/nyhet_tallinn{/gallery} I tillegg skal Inga delta på en kunstutstilling i Galleri Gabrichidze i … Continued