Jakob Weidemann was a norwegian artist. Weidemann is considered one of the most important artists in Norwegian moderism in the 1950s , and he was a pioneer of abstract painting in Norway in the decades after World War 2. Weidemanns work " Big Bird Letter " (1959) as one of "Morgenbladet" twelve most important artworks.
He grew up in Steinkjer and when he was 11 years old he moved to Oslo to live with his other , who was then married . He is a graduate of Bergen Crafts School ( 1939) , Ole B. Eide's painting school ( Bergen 1940 ) and Academy of Art in Oslo ( 1941- ) . Jacob Weidemanns first show - at Blomqvist , Oslo in 1946 - was an artistic breakthrough.
He died in 2001.Read More