Arne Vinje Gunnerud

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Arne Vinje Gunnerud
Born (1930-08-11)11 August 1930
Drøbak, Norway
Died 25 April 2007(2007-04-25) (aged 76)
Nationality Norwegian
Occupation sculptor

Arne Vinje Gunnerud (11 August 1930, Oslo – 25 April 2007) was a Norwegian sculptor.

Among his works are the tree sculpture Midgardsormen from 1973, the bronze sculpture Vettløyse from 1978 (located in Oslo), Fenrisulven vil bryte seg løs from 1980 (in Tokyo), and Bacalhaujagt from 1996 (in Lisboa).[1][2] He also made the war memorial monument Pax, raised at Lindesnes in 1997 in memory of the sinking of the prison ship Palatia in 1942.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arne Vinje Gunnerud". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 22 January 2011. 
  2. ^ Strømodden, Jarle. "Arne Vinje Gunnerud". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 23 January 2011. 
  3. ^ "Erik Byes minnepris" (in Norwegian). Protestfestivalen. Retrieved 23 January 2011. 
  4. ^ "Pax-monumentet" (in Norwegian). Friluftsrådet Region Mandal. Archived from the original on 26 July 2011. Retrieved 23 January 2011.