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Carl Bretzke
South Beach Illumination

2018

$2,500

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Oil painting of a night scene in South Beach, Miami. Bretzke captures the bustling nightlife of the tropical city, highlighted by neons and streetlights. Figures stop and chat on the sidewalk. Modern-day cars parked along the side of the road. Bretzke captures the real deal happenings of today. Artist Bio Carl Bretzke is a representational painter who specializes in urban scenes and plein-air landscapes. Carl's work has been exhibited extensively in Minnesota and California, including the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Carl's work has been described in the Washington Post as "simultaneously intimate and detached…The artist's unadorned style recalls Edward Hopper and The Ashcan school." Carl holds an MD degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Colorado, where he also received a minor in Fine Art. Carl has also trained extensively under Plein Air Painters of America signature artist Joseph Paquet.

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