Painting

New works

The painting, Three Black Graces, which I painted some years ago has now a sister motif. Original were the three graces in roman mythology the three goddesses of beauty, grace and joy, as well as personifications of the art of poetry and the visual arts. Despite the age of the history, I think the motif still is universal and timeless.

Portrait commission of Maria Montessori

My commission work of Maria Montessori is now finishes and is hanging at Vollen Montessori School, Norway. Montessori was a pioneering scientist and educator, who has inspired people globally with her genuinely universal approach to the development of the child. Today, Montessori education is applied across all ages, from birth to eighteen and through to …

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Grand Opening – Helene Knoop – Grand Hotel Oslo- October 8th 2020, at 5pm

The exhibition at Grand Hotel is devoted to the theme «Men» and a comprehensive portrait of Magnus Carlsen, the master in chess, will be shown for the first time. The Hotel owner, Christian Ringnes will open the exhibition. Wine and sparkling wine will be served. Welcome! Opening hours (with reservation): 9,10,11,14,16,17,18,24,25,30 and 31 October. 11 …

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From the press

From the award winning channel on art and the art industry: https://www.kunzt.no/post/helene-knoop-er-en-av-norges-fremste-portrettmalere Article in the June 2020 issue from KUNST:

Exhibition at Krapperup Konsthall, Sweden, Juli 18th- August 30th 2020

Not only sad things has happened under the Corona crisis. In my lock down I had the time to finish works for the show «Women create Men «. This is the last and largest exhibition where the theme are men. It´s a joint exhibition with 13 of my new paintings, and since there is difficult …

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Upcoming exhibition

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/