Freeport, Illinois- As part of the annual Art In The Park event, on September 4th (Sunday) you have a chance to meet national artist Justin Bernhardt at the De Luna Fine Art Gallery booth. Bernhardt will open his art exhibit, The Water Macrocosm Exhibit, at Art In The Park.
Bernhardt’s incredible artworks will be on display in the gallery (2 W Main St, corner of Main and Chicago Ave) through October 8th and will be open to the public.
His work continues in that American landscape tradition, in its own fashion, along with other American artists such as George Inness, Charles Burchfield, Neil Welliver, and Wolf Khan. He is also influenced by Post-Impressionist and Abstract Expressionist artist’s color and freedom of brushwork.
In 1999, he earned a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago concentrating on figure and landscape painting. He also studied painting at Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina where he was awarded the Lang Art Scholarship in 1997.
After graduation, he traveled around the United States, painting the landscape from his van to later create larger paintings and exhibit the work from his trip.
Opening display starts at 10AM from the De Luna Fine Art Gallery booth at Krape Park in Freeport, Illinois