Collection: Bjarne Melgaard

Bjarne Melgaard, a prominent Norwegian visual artist, is best known for his expressive paintings, installations, photographs and video artworks. His artistic creations challenge conventions and boundaries, and he is known for evoking strong reactions from audiences. Melgaard's work often deals with themes such as homosexuality and violence, and he uses his art as a powerful medium to highlight and question society's norms.

In Bjarne Melgaard's images, the line between reality and fantasy is often blurred, and he explores complex themes through the use of symbols and strong color palettes. His artistic expression is not only visually striking but also intellectually stimulating, inviting the viewer to reflect on and challenge their own preconceived notions. Bjarne Melgaard has become a significant voice in the contemporary art world, and his work continues to play a central role in artistic discussion.


Norwegian National Academy of Fine Arts
Rijksakademie in Amsterdam
Jan van Eyck Academy in Maastricht


The Munch Museum in Oslo, Norway
Lars Bohman Gallery, Stockholm
Angelika Knäpper Gallery
Malmö Art Museum
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, London, UK
Galleri Brandstrup, Oslo, Norway
Rod Bianco, Oslo, Norway
Villa Kikkut, Oslo, Norway
Rod Bianco, Oslo, Norway
Red Bull Arts New York, New York, NY, USA
Karma, New York, NY, USA
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Sammlung Friedrichshof, Zurndorf/Vienna, Austria
Formuesforvaltning AS, Oslo, Norway
Gallery Fineart, Oslo, Norway
Galerie Forsblom, Oslo, Norway
Faurschou Foundation, Beijing, China
S ørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
Studio Hugo Opdal, Flø, Norway