Inger Sitter

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Inger Sitter (born 1929) is a Norwegian painter and graphic artist. She was born in Trondheim. She was appointed professor at the Norwegian National Academy of Fine Arts from 1981 to 1984. Among her works are wall decorations of the Government building in Oslo from the 1950s. She is represented at several museums, including the National Gallery of Norway and Henie-Onstad Art Centre in Oslo, at Moderna Museet in Stockholm, and at Statens Museum for Kunst in Copenhagen. She was decorated Knight, First Class of the Order of St. Olav in 1998.[1][2] She was awarded the Arts Council Norway Honorary Award in 2011.[3]


  1. ^ Moe, Ole Henrik. "Inger Sitter". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 10 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Inger Sitter". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 10 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Vinnere av Norsk kulturråds ærespris siden 1968" (in Norwegian). Arts Council Norway. Retrieved 10 February 2012. 
Preceded by
Tor Åge Bringsværd
Recipient of the Arts Council Norway Honorary Award
Succeeded by
Soon-Mi Chung & Stephan Barratt-Due