Famous Norwegian Artists

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 1 Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch.
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: December 12, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ådalsbruk
Died: January 23, 1944

Norwegian painter Edvard Munch is remembered for his iconic works The Scream and The Frieze of Life - A Poem about Life, Love, and Death. His paintings exhibited themes that reflected his own psychological states. He was a significant member of the Symbolism movement but was banned by the Nazi.

 2 Theodor Kittelsen

Theodor Kittelsen.
Famous As: Artist, illustrator
Birthdate: April 27, 1857
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kragerø, Norway
Died: January 21, 1914
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 3 Odd Nerdrum

Odd Nerdrum.
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: April 8, 1944
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Helsingborg, Sweden

 4 Hans Gude

Hans Gude.
Famous As: Painter, University teacher
Birthdate: March 13, 1825
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Christiania
Died: August 17, 1903

 5 Peter Nicolai Arbo

Peter Nicolai Arbo.
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: June 18, 1831
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Drammen, Norway
Died: October 14, 1892

 6 Frits Thaulow

Frits Thaulow
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 20, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oslo Christiania, Norway
Died: November 5, 1906

 7 Admiral P

Admiral P
Famous As: Recording Artist
Birthdate: March 27, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lusaka, Zambia
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 8 Per Krohg

Per Krohg
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: June 18, 1889
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Åsgårdstrand, Norway
Died: March 3, 1965

 9 Arnulf Øverland

Arnulf Øverland
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 27, 1889
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kristiansund, Norway
Died: March 25, 1968

 10 Olaf Gulbransson

Olaf Gulbransson
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: May 26, 1873
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Died: September 18, 1958