This is an artwork from the series "The Cobblestone Gospels" by the Norwegian artist Trygve Skogrand, who has been investigating the meeting between the holy and the commonplace in his digital art for over 20 years. In the work "Shelter", we see an angel keeping watch over a lost sheep. Both are figures from low-church paintings, digitally placed into a photograph from the artist's everyday surroundings.
Trygve Skogrand (b. 1967) lives and works in Asenfjord, Norway. After originally educating as a Civil Engineer, he has been working as an artist using computers as his artistic tool since the late 1990s. Skogrand's works have been exhibited in Oslo, Trondheim, Malmö, London, Edinburgh and Berlin,...More details