Bjarne Melgaard Works Detained in Norway

November 21st, 2016

The Art Newspaper reports on Bjarne Melgaard’s recent customs problems in Norway, after a series of the artist’s works were held by the government as “not art.”  “We’ve been struggling with this problem for three months now,” says Gard Eiklid of Oslo gallery Rod Bianco. “It’s been an absurd fight where we had to ‘prove’ that Melgaard’s paintings are art.”Read more at Art Newspaper