Anders Gjennestad

ANDERS GJENNESTAD IS A NORWEGIAN STENCIL ARTIST WHO EXHIBITS IN GALLERIES; ON STREET WALLS HE GOES BY THE ALIAS STRěK. HIS HAND CUT MULTI LAYERED STENCILS CREATE PHOTOREALISTIC IMAGERY, WITH DEPTH AND DETAIL THAT IS COMPLEX, TACTILE AND MENTALLY ENGAGING. THE PLACEMENT AND CHOICE OF MATERIAL PAINTED ON, RUSTY METAL, GRITTY WALLS, SHINY GLASS, DEPICTS THE NATURE OF THE SUBJECT AND ENABLES THE WORK TO INTERACT WITH THE SPACE.

BORN IN 1980 IN ARENDAL, NORWAY.
LIVES AND WORKS IN BERLIN AND OSLO.

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Anders Gjennestad: "DYNAMIC QUARTET" Anders Gjennestad: "DYNAMIC SINGLE" Anders Gjennestad: "DYNAMIC SOLO" Anders Gjennestad: "HINDSIGHT"
Anders Gjennestad:
DYNAMIC QUARTET
(2013)
spray paint on steel
125 x 250
Anders Gjennestad:
DYNAMIC SINGLE
(2013)
spray paint on wood
127 x 75
Anders Gjennestad:
DYNAMIC SOLO
(2013)
spray paint on steel
158 x 195
Anders Gjennestad:
HINDSIGHT
(2013)
spray paint on steel
60 x 148
Anders Gjennestad: "IN THE WEST" Anders Gjennestad: "GET UP" Anders Gjennestad: "DYNAMIC TRIO" Anders Gjennestad: "ONCE UPON A TIME"
Anders Gjennestad:
IN THE WEST
(2013)
spray paint on steel
73 x 88
Anders Gjennestad:
GET UP
(2012)
spray paint on wood
190 x 102
Anders Gjennestad:
DYNAMIC TRIO
(2013)
spray paint on aluminium
80 x 115
Anders Gjennestad:
ONCE UPON A TIME
(2012)
spray paint on driftwood
88 x 73
Anders Gjennestad: "TACTICAL ENCOUNTER I & II" Anders Gjennestad: "TWO" Anders Gjennestad: "STAIRCASE" Anders Gjennestad: "BLUE CAMPER"
Anders Gjennestad:
TACTICAL ENCOUNTER I & II
(2012)
stencil and spraypaint on steel
91 x 90 x 2
Anders Gjennestad:
TWO
(2011)
stencil and spray on metal
90 x 100
Anders Gjennestad:
STAIRCASE
(2011)
stencil and spray on steel plate
50 x 88
Anders Gjennestad:
BLUE CAMPER
(2011)
stencil and spray on steel plate
86 x 86
Anders Gjennestad: "EVERGREEN" Anders Gjennestad: "DEUTSCHE BAHN POTSDAM II" Anders Gjennestad: "DEUTSCHE BAHN POTSDAM I"  
Anders Gjennestad:
EVERGREEN
(2011)
stencil and spray on steel plate
62 x 108
Anders Gjennestad:
DEUTSCHE BAHN POTSDAM II
(2011)
stencil and spray on steel plate
59 x 77
Anders Gjennestad:
DEUTSCHE BAHN POTSDAM I
(2011)
stencil and spray on steel plate
59 x 77
 
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