Thursday, March 22, through Saturday,March 24, 2012
5:00 PM until 9:00 PM (And, by private showing)
825 E. Strawbridge Avenue, Historic Downtown Melbourne
About the Artist: C. Vance Brand, is an accomplished American impression painter. An award winning artist, he has been recognized for his pastels by induction into the Pastel Society of America.
Though he paints captivating figurative work, his primary genre is colorful landscapes produced in oils, pastels, and encaustics.
A graduate of Ohio State, Brand also studied with The Art Students League of New York and painted at The Johnson Studio in Vermont. Since he began his art career in 1980, Brand's paintings have been featured in more than 70 one-man and group exhibitions. A selection of these exhibitions include the following:
The Pastel Society of America, New York, New York
The Paul Mellon Center, Wallingford, Connecticut
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sacramento, California
Disney World, Orlando, Florida
Foxhall Gallery, Washington D.C.
Bondstreet Gallery, Naples, Florida
The Ohio State Faculty Club, Columbus, Ohio
The Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Ohio
His paintings, which were featured in Veranda Magazine, Today Newspaper, and The Artist of Florida Magazine, are collected by private and corporate clients throughout the United States.