Helene Knoop’s Blog

Upcoming exhibition

  • December 12, 2019

Women painting Men I continue to paint men and feel that I have studied their psyche and qualities in the deep layers. The result you see at the next exhibition; Krapperup Art Center. Opening reception June 27 at 1 pm. https://www.krapperupskonsthall.se/

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Videos on Helene Knoop

  • December 10, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Jl1f0FE9ps https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Me8udOBSgMo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgmhdJDhVa8

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Commission

  • March 26, 2017

Commission for Sne Real Estate. 2016. Tromsø, Norway

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En malende dramatiker

  • March 26, 2017

Fra magasinet KUNST nov/des 2016. En malende dramatiker Av Therese Sjøvoll / Foto Camilla Jensen . - Jeg er opptatt av mennesket. Det handler om det narrative. Om menneskets drama. Det figurative er bare en form. Det er det jeg kan. Helene Knoops atelier i den gamle sementfabrikken i Slemmestad utenfor Oslo er luftig. Lyset strømmer inn gjennom kjøreporten som utgjør nordveggen, og takhøyden er stor. Lukten av linolje og terpentin pirker deg i nesen mens du beveger deg mellom staffelier og de ulike trepodiene for modellene. Rundt om henger tekstiler, og på veggene er det oljeskisser,...

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Meeting Artists Provence #2

  • March 26, 2017

Meeting Artists – Provence – New exhibition

  • September 12, 2016

The Oslo Book

  • May 31, 2016

http://theoslobook.no/2016/03/10/helene-knoop/

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Game of Thrones actor, Kristofer Hivju, in Knoop’s studio

  • May 31, 2016

The actor, Kristofer Hivju, known from Game of Thrones and Beck, together with the Swedish lifestyle magazine Cafè, made a photoshoot in Helene Knoop's studio. The surroundings were a perfect fit for Hivjus personality and reflected his past. Knoop and Hivju used to hang out in the same milieu around Nerdrum in their 20´ies. 

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Invitation to Knoop’s Upcoming Show: Undercurrent at Bærum Kunstforening, Norway, April 30th-May29th

  • April 26, 2016

Upcoming show. Undercurrent. Bærum Kunstforening, Norway, April 30th-May29th

  • April 25, 2016

In large format and with deeper experience Helene Knoop is showing 20 new works; paintings, drawings, installations and lithographs. Knoop interpreters the Nordic temperament and landscape with a baroque history and brushwork. Figures are poetically placed into the Birchwood and shows scenes which explains the show-title; Undercurrent. Woodland and scrub grows between large trees. Figures living their lives in the great society, children’s own world in our world and the true story about the sisters. Each work gives you layer of layer as much technique as content. As always, Knoop mixes...

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