Art - The Boy who is Looking to the Future

Artist: Elen Sofie Elster Christensen (1961).

Two years before the ship-owner Harry Borthen died, Gutten som ser fremover was placed in the street carrying the donor's name. Borthen, who was born in Trondheim, launched his shipping company in Oslo in 1917.


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Text descriptions of art made before the year 2000 are taken from the book 'Skulpturguiden for Trondheim' by Anne Grønli and Grethe Britt Fredriksen. Text descriptions of art made after the year 2000 are written by Per Christiansen.