Tag Archives: figurative painting

Ayn Rand on personal responsibility, Cave of Apelles, Nerdrum School

Ayn Rand on personal responsibility, Vegard Martinsen, Herland Report

  The Cave of Apelles programs are produced by Bork Spildo, this program discusses Ayn Rand and the value of taking personal responsibility for your own life.   Vegard Martinsen is the guest in this month’s Cave of Apelles. Martinsen is an author and lecturer belonging to the Objectivist field of thought. He has written several books and articles on Ayn …

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Cave of Apelles: Adara Ryum on Biblical references in Henrik Ibsen plays / Nerdrum School

Cave of Apelles: Adara Ryum on Biblical references in Henrik Ibsen plays / Nerdrum School, Herland Report

  Herland Report: The concealed Biblical references in Henrik Ibsen’s late plays is the topic of this month’s Cave of Apelles, produced by Bork Spildo. The theater expert, Adara Ryum, makes her appearance to talk about the dramatist Henrik Ibsen and performance practice. Ryum points out how «updating» Ibsen always implies turning him into political propaganda, and that «modernizing» classical …

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Cave of Apelles Nerdrum School: Classical Painting in China, Cheng Wu

Classical Painting in China: Cheng Wu. Herland Report.

  Classical Painting in China: This month, Cheng Wu, who is a Chinese classical painter. Technically, he is strongly influenced by the smooth painting style of Eugène Carrière. Philosophically, he follows the Taoist mindset. Produced by Bork Spildo. Wu shares his experiences from being a classical figurative painter in China today. He also addresses unearthing similarities and differences between Chinese …

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Markus Andersson: Character assassination in Sweden – Cave of Apelles, Nerdrum School

Markus Andersson character assassination in Sweden - Cave of Apelles, Nerdrum School, Herland Report

  The Herland Report features painter Marcus Andersson in the monthly TV programs from the Cave of Apelles, produced by Bork Spildo. We examine the current situation for figurative painting and Kitsch with a comprehensive outlook on The Odd Nerdrum Classical School of Painting. Politically motivated character assassinations has probably been the most popular method among the New Left in order …

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