Author: Gustav Olafsson

Grete Prytz Kittelsen. The Cathrineholm Series

In this analysis I have studied the works of The Norwegian designer and craftswoman Grete Prytz Kittelsen. The analysis will most and formally center around the works that were commissioned by the Norwegian enamel producer Cathrineholm AS.   Grete Prytz Kittelsen was born in Oslo…

Manthey Kula. Ode to Osaka Pavilion

The Ode to Osaka Pavilion was exhibited at the National Museum in Oslo earlier this autumn. The museum wanted to realize the original piece, which was an un-built competition proposal by the Norwegian architect Sverre Fehn for the Osaka World Fair in 1970. Due to…