The artist is Rodrigo Cortez (RC). He came to Bergen from Chile as a child, and grew up in this neighbourhood/area.
The faces belong to some of the residents of Solheim home for senior citizens and to pupils from Ny-Krohnborg school. Rodrigo wants to give back to the community through his art.
Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, April 21st and 22nd 2020
Location: Professor Keysers gate
The little Norwegian boy is angry because he is not going to the mountain cabin this year. Meanwhile, in the refugee camp…
Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, April 21st 2020
Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, November 5th 2019
Location: Kronstad DPS, Fjøsangerveien
Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, November 3rd 2019
Location: Thormøhlens gate / VilVite
Just above the little “Batboy” by the artist “Like”.
Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, October 20th 2019
Location: Vikens gate, Magic Hotel Solheimsviken
The question is….
Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, August 30th 2019
Location: Solheim alderspensjonat, Solheimsgaten
On the foundation of a local retirement home in Solheimsgaten.
Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, August 2019
Location: Bergen trafikkstasjon at Spelhaugen, Fyllingsdalen
In remembrance and respect for the late Ari Behn.
Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, January 13th 2020
Location: Lars Hilles gate, by the bus stop, the back wall of Bergen Kunsthall.
The title of the mural is “Now it’s her turn”. It is a charity-piece for the organization “Care Norge”, who stands for women rights in third world countries.
The background was made by Tegson. The ‘Care’ letters on the background are made by Norge1927, a local graffiti shop in Bergen run by a group of graffiti artists.
Bares did the middle portrait and Yasja Ligtelijn did the left and the right portrait.
Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, December 28th 2019