Who is Rolf Aamot?

By Gwylym Owen

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Rolf Aamot (born in Bergen upon 28 September 1934) is a Norwegian painter, film director, photographer and tonal-image composer. Since the 1950s, Aamot has been a explorer within the pitch of electronic painting, exploring the emerging technology as it combines past the normal arts of painting, music, film, theatre, and ballet. Aamot studied painting at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts (Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry and Norwegian National Academy of Fine Arts), and film at Dramatiska Institutet in Stockholm. Aamot is known for his play in as a painter, electronic painter, art photographer, graphic artist, film director, tonal-image composer and cultural author. Much of his do something consists of creating electronic tonal images and so his show contains elements of photography but is hard to pigeon hole. It is frequently a form of play-act art taking into consideration abstract photographic elements. Since 1966, Aamot’s works have been displayed in Scandinavia, France,Germany, Belgium, Italy, the Soviet Union and afterward Russia, Poland, United States and Japan. His play a part can be found in several important public collections. Aamot has been represented at several international film and art festivals throughout the world.

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