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Ingvild Nilsen Surreal Artist

Journal Entry: Mon Oct 3, 2011, 1:30 PM
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"all the things that truly matter — beauty, love, creativity, joy, inner peace — arise from beyond the mind"
~Eckhart Tolle~



Draw and paint the subject the way you want it to be, not as it is.
Gerald Brommer


"Art is much less important than life, but what a poor life without it."


"Art is not what you see, but what you make others see."
Edgar Degas

"We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and our adventure to discover our own special light." -- Mary Dunbar

"Faith in oneself is the best and safest course"

oil and canvas by ingvild nilsen

"Love the art in yourself, not yourself in the art"



Johan Daniel Galtung karaktiserer henne slik:

"Et naturtalent av de store og en utrolig formidler av den fysiske og usynlige verden.
Hun skaper stemninger vi andre opplever i drømme"

Siden 1996 har hun vært elev og fått evaluert sine arbeider hos maler og billedhugger
Tore Bjørn Skjølsvik som omtaler Ingvild Nilsens arbeider slik:

"Ingvild Nilsen er ikke naturalist i den forstand at hun maler mennesker som
strikker og syr. Hun maler følelser som hun konkret ikke kan svare for, men som
blir tydligere senere. Bildene vil jeg kalle Figurativt surrealistiske, figurgrupper som
komponeres i forhold til hverandre mot lyset. Når Ingvild er fri og slipper det underbevisste
frem litt frekt og direkte, lykkes hun best."

Ingvild Nilsen and Tore Bjørn Skjølsvik in Italy 07


    I SUPPORT: .The Surreal Arts Stamp. by the-surreal-artsSurrealSociety Stamp by PunkyBMesmers Stamp by angeloz
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    I ADORE:                    Frida Kahlo

Born July 6, 1907
Coyoacán, Mexico
Died July 13, 1954

"Painting completed my life" :blackrose:
Frida Kahlo

   CLUBS: :iconthe-surreal-arts:  :iconsurrealsociety:

It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice
Do all things with love.


"All we are saying is - Give peace a chance!"
John Lennon & Yoko Ono

"I shut my eyes in order to see."


"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace."
Jimi Hendrix


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  • Listening to: poem
  • Reading: poem
  • Watching: poem
  • Playing: With poem
  • Eating: words


Ingvild Nilsen
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
In 1998 I had a large solo exhibition in Gallery Galtung Bygdy alle Oslo Norway.
I had 100 paintings in this exhibition, and this painting "Wemen" was the main painting. :D

The art is my soul and the air that I breathe :blackrose: :iconreachforthestarsplz:

Current Residence: ATELIER Ingvild Nilsen Norway
deviantWEAR sizing preference: S
Favourite genre of music: Rock, Fusion, Indie
Favourite style of art: Surreal art
Favourite cartoon character: Betty Boop
Personal Quote: "Don't worry be happy"- "Peace and Love"




Apples and Banana MK II. :iconkbraaten:kbraaten 8 13
An apple a day keeps the doctor away........:iconmonroeplz:



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thepsyartist Featured By Owner May 30, 2015
Nice gallery!
BlackBloodyTear Featured By Owner May 2, 2015
sntrong emotions in your art
Bernardumaine Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday !
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