Tine Hartz is from a municipality in Norway called Modum. There they have a cultural attraction, the current “Blaafarveværket”, which is now a museum an attraction in Norway.
In the years between 1835-1840, Blaafarveværket was the largest cobalt producer in the world. Therefore, the colour cobolt is a part of Tine´s culture and upbringing, and she wants to bring foreward this magnificent colour, both in clothes and paintings.
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