Just in time for Valentines Day
a new painting by
Michael Knud Ross
"Cupcakes and candy are a reminder of the sweet things in life. Sprinkles are not only sweet but also decorative, an early form of painting and a childlike indulgence." - Michael Knud Ross
Title: "Asterix Heart"
6" x 9"
oil on board
for inquiry please contact the gallery
Geras Tousignant Gallery
Michael Knud Ross:
Born in Norway in 1977, and grew up in Finland and in the Washington, DC area. He studied painting at the Maryland Institute College of Art for two years, transferred to the University of Maryland, and graduated in 2000 with a degree in anthropology. He has since been working as a painter and a sculptor, showing mainly in the DC-Baltimore area. In 2004 he finished his first public art project, nine bronze ‘call box’ sculptures for the Mt. Pleasant neighborhood of Washington, DC. In 2005 and installed three additional call box sculptures and a portrait sculpture for the Washington Hospital Center. In the fall of 2005 he worked as an assistant to and student of the painter Odd Nerdrum in Norway and Iceland