Fresh portraits

Location: Solheimsgaten

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

Extremely contagious

Location: Damsgård/Håsteins gate

In an interview with a local newspaper, Bergens Tidende, the artist says:

“I found inspiration from an old Jack Daniels-commercial from the 1960’s, with a sexy girl kissing a bottle”.

Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, April 21st 2020

Artist: Pyritt

Impacts of the Corona virus

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

Hangin’ with friends

Location: Solheimsgaten

Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, November 5th 2019

Artist: AMI
Artist: AMI

Damage to your ignorance

Location: Kronstad DPS, Fjøsangerveien

Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, November 3rd 2019

Artist: Rebel
Artist: Rebel

Dolphin DNA

Location: Thormøhlens gate / VilVite

Just above the little “Batboy” by the artist “Like”.

Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, October 20th 2019

Artist: SlavaNemes

To be or not to be a racoon

Location: Vikens gate, Magic Hotel Solheimsviken

The question is….

Photo by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, August 30th 2019

Artist: ComaGirl

Portraits by RC

Location: Solheim alderspensjonat, Solheimsgaten

On the foundation of a local retirement home in Solheimsgaten.

Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, August 2019

A portrait of one of the residents, “Elsa”.
Artist: RC
Artist: RC
Portrait of one of the pupils from the local elementary school.
Artist: RC

In remembrance

Location: Bergen trafikkstasjon at Spelhaugen, Fyllingsdalen

In remembrance and respect for the late Ari Behn.

Photos by: Ove Jæger Eriksen, January 13th 2020

Artists: Tegson, Bisho Sevillano, Rocio Cruz
Artists: Tegson, Bisho Sevillano, Rocio Cruz

CARE / “Nå er det hennes tur”

 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

Artist: Yasja Ligtelijn, www.studioyasja.com
Artist: BARES
Artist: Yasja Ligtelijn