Arnold Ness Klagstad
Arnold Ness Klagstad was active/lived in Minnesota, Wisconsin. Arnold Klagstad is known for figure, landscape.
Arnold Ness Klagstad was born in Marinette, WI, July 14, 1898. His father, August Klagstad, had emigrated from Vingen, Modum, Norway, in 1871. He was an established painter. Arnold joined him in his studio during the 1920's where he learned the basic principles of painting, especially as applied to altar paintings and portraits. He was intermittently involved in the family's business during much of his life. He died in May, 1954.
During World War I, Klagstad was a radio operator in the U.S. Navy. He later studied to become an electrician at the Dunwoody Institute in Minneapolis, MN. By 1923, Klagstad had a work accepted for exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Later he studied at its school of arts where he stu ... Displaying 750 of 4171 characters.