Born 1948, Notodden, Norway. Norwegian abstract artist and poet, from Jaeren, Southwest Norway. First career as a teacher, and headmaster, painting and writing poetry in my spare time. First solo show in 1998, in Odda, Norway. Now a professional artist, working in London at Wimbledon Art Studios. Kjell works with a range of techniques and implements using acrylic paint on canvas as well as board and paper. Kjell is a colourist, and an expressionist, with few figurative elements in his work.
His last work he called “A Year”. It consists of 12 paintings, one portrait of every month. This series can be seen on his website: http://www.kjell-folkvord.net