Making a nice painting is much like playing music by note. But creating a powerful and heartfelt work of art is like writing a great symphony that stirs up strong emotions in your soul.


Økland is mainly self-taught, and is a classic figurative painter, preoccupied with the perceptible and living. Billy works with figure/man, portraits, landscapes and still life (studies of various objects)...

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Billy Roy Økland (1969) Hordaland, Norway. Økland grew up in the village Auklandshamn in Sveio, and showed early good drawing skills.

From elementary school and onwards, every school-book was filled with sketches and drawings. Being the son of a sailor, the choice of motif was easy...

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Billy Roy Økland
Mjånesvegen 97
5551 Auklandshamn

Telephone 402 01 696