Ross Kolby

«Painting, writing or acting are like colours on my palette. I mix them and make use of the crafts to create living, breathing, believable characters - people that I feel inside me»

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And the truth shall make you free

For 1,800 years the Catholic Church has been the site of unspeakable crimes. Performed by the clergymen onto the most vulnerable in the Kingdom of Christ; the children of the …

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Gunnar Kjakan Sonsteby

When World War II broke out in Norway 9th April 1940, 21 year old Gunnar Sonsteby went into the streets watching the German soldiers marching into the city...

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Veritas

As with the Popes, the painter in this unusual portrait of a cardinal uses a known figure - a sort of archetype - to deal with a theme. The cardinals …

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Venus from Chernobyl

Venus is one of the most beloved icons in the history of art. As the goddess of beauty and harmony, Venus has been created over the last 3.000 years with …

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Monarch

Portraying Norwegian Espen Brandhaug in the posture of a monarch, Kolby deals with a special group and it’s position in our society. Standing like Louis XIV, Espen who has Downs …

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