About Arne

Arne Mæland

Solbakken 14 N-5209 Os. Norway

Tlf: (+47)90792575

e-mail: arnemae@online.no



Short bio:

Arne Mæland. born 1950, is a sculptor and a painter living in Os, Norway. Mæland has had many commissions for public and private institutions like churches and hospitals, as well as for private companies. Arne Mæland expresses himself in naturalistic as well as abstract ways; his pieces varying from small to large scale, all materials mostly bronze and marble. He has had several assignments in Norway and abroad. He works from his own studio in Os, Norway, and Arco Arte in Carrara, Italy. Arne Mæland is also the founder of the International Sculpture Symposium in Os. 


Arne Mæland has participated in well over 30 art exhibitions, separate and collective, in Norway, Sweden, South Korea, Italy, USA, France and Scotland.

Commisions  Some examples:

*Tveit Church, Askøy municipalityThe complete art of the church, Altarpiece, glass art windows and more.

*Austevoll municipalitySildastim. Statue Granit

*Austevoll municipality«Silda kvinne» Statue Bronze

*United Nations Monument, Kongsvinger, Norway

*Bergen municipality  War monument over Fredrik Kayzer,  Bronze

*Sveio Norway Memorial “Sleipner”, bonze and granit

*Gent , Belgium Sculpture Park ,2 pieces, bronze sculpture

*Odda Hospital 2 bronze sculptures

*Etne municipality Several sculptures, both bronze and granite

*Peace Cenne Bronze statue, Ulpan Akiva, Israel

*Otta municipality Pillar Guri, Statue Bronze

*Otta municipalityStone worker, Statue Bronze

*Søderhamn  municipality (Sweeden) Bronze sculpture

*University Bergen Ivar Aasen. Bronze bust 

*Bergen municipality Menneske. (Uteligger) Statue Bronze

*Ventande jente. Statue Bronze

*South KoreaLife journey, Stone 5 metre long, 2,5 metre high

*Haugesund municipalityOlav Flytt, Statue Bronze

*Erdal Church Altarpiece

*Baptist’s Church Bergen Altarpiece

*Dale municipality Workers’ monument, bronze  (Tekstilarbeidermonumentet)

*Stord municipality Miners’ monument,  bronze (Gruvearbeidaren)

*GC Rieber AS “Livet, leiken og draumane”

*Bronze monument, 10 metre long, 5 metre high. Bergen

*Oseana kulture house, Os young violinist, Bronze sculpture

*Oseana kulture house, Os The Mesen, Bronze sculpture

*Selje municipalitySankta Sunniva, monument marble 3,5 metre high

*Haukeland Universitets sykehusEmergensy entrence, marble relief

*Moster AmfiTora Mostrastong, Bronze statue

*Ølen municipalityDesign and sculpture Joa-Kari parken

*KnarvikIvar Medaas

*Eidesvik rederierUtsmykking 5 skip, Art in ship commissions

*Forland rederierUtsmykking 3 skip, Art in ship commissions

and more.