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Cause_and_effect_40_x_35
Cause and Effect, 2007 Alkyd On Panel 30 X 26 © Y
Counterpoint________36_x_27
Counterpoint, 2005 Oil On Panel
Emminent_domain_48_x_36
Eminent Domain, 2006 Oil On Panel 48" X 36"
Maker_s_mark_i_________36_x_32
Maker's Mark I
Maker_s_mark_ii____36_x_31
Maker's Mark II, 2006 Oil On Panel
Maker_s_mark_iii___33_x_31
Maker's Mark III, 2006 Oil On Panel 33 X 31
March_reflections__40_x_30
March Reflections, 2007 Oil On Panel 30 X 40 Inches © yes
Studio_view_________29_x_22
Studio View, 2007 Oil On Panel 30 X 22 © yes
Transfigured_night_24_x_20
Transfigured Night, 2008 Alkyd On Panel 20 X 22 © yes
Tondo_iii_37_dia
Tondo III, 2006 Oil On Panel 37" Dia. © Yes
Tondo_v_31_dia
Tondo V, 2005 Oil On Panel 31 " Dia. © yes
Waypoints_35_x_24
Waypoints, 2007 Oil On Panel 60 X 33 © Yes
Vinland_34_x_24
Vinland, 2005 Oil On Panel 34 X 24 © Yes
Urban_vista__39__x__23
Urban Vista, 2007 Oil On Panel 23 X 39 Inches © Yes
Quiet_city_________26_x_20
Quiet City, 2007 Oil On Panel 26 X 20 © Y
Enlightenment
Enlightenment, 2007 Oil On Panel 24 X 38 Inches © Yes
Cantata_32_x_24
Cantata, 2006 Oil On Panel 32 X 24 © Y
Arpeggio
Arpeggio, 2007 Oil On Panel 24 X 22 © Y
Arcadia_revisited_32_x_48
Arcadia Revisited, 2006 Oil On Panel 32 X 48 Inches © Yes
Cat_s_cradle-30_x_24
Cat's Cradle, 2008 Oil On Panel 30' X 24"
A_narrative
A Narrative, 2009 Oil On Panel 22 X 38 Inches © Yes
Personna
Personna, 2008 Oil And Metal On Panel 26" X 18"
Repartee
Repartee, 2008 Alkid On Panell 46" X 30'
Without_title
Balancing Act, 2009 Alkid On Panel 31" X 17"
Untitled
Equanimity, 2008 Oil On Panel 22 X 32 Inches
Distant_shore
Distant Shore, 2008 Alkid On Panel 17" X 27"
Hung_jury_________24_x_18
Hung Jury, 2006 Oil On Panel 24' X 18"
Peak_performance_e
Peak Performance, 2004 Oil On Panel 26" X 24"
Spindrift_26_x_24
Spindrift, 2003 Oil On Panel 26" X 24"
Visitation__26__x__21
Visitation, 2004 Oil On Panel 26" X 21"
Vanilla_sunrise
Vanilla Sunrise, 2004 Oil On Panel 22" X 21"
Brand_web
Pastel © Tom Brand
Brandstilllife
Still Life Photography © yes
20110208155430-_2_the_devils_in_the_details_i__edited-1
Devils in the Details Alkyd On Panel 29 X 38
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October 10 Alkyd On Panel 40 X 34 © Yes
20130712132948-2_crossing_the_rubicon_36_x_28_-_copy_-_copy_-_copy
Crossing the Rubicon, 2012 Oil On Panel 36 X 48 © yes
20130712133209-a_walk_in_the_woods
A Walk in the Woods, 2013 Oil On Panel 32 X 22 © yes
20130712133347-chasm_48_x_41_-_copy
Chasm, 2013 Oil On Panel 48 X 41 © yes
20130712133637-dscn0355_edited-1
Short Circuit, 2013 Oil On Panel 36 X 32 © yes
20130712133949-9_storm_warning_36_x_24__-_copy
Storm Warning, 2012 Oil On Panel 36 X 24 © yes
20130712134205-deau_ex_machina
Deay ex Machina, 2012 Oil On Panel 32 X 28 © yes
20130712134323-clash_of_cultures_48x37
Clash of Cultures, 2011 Oil On Panel 48 X 37 © yes
20130712134530-misalignment
Misalignment, 2013 Oil On Panel 48 X 32 © yes
20131020164424-4_sub_rosa_48x30__-_copy
Sub Rosa, 2011 Oil On Panel © yes
20131020164639-7_transfiguration_33_x_33
Transfiguration, 2011 Oil On Panel 33 X 33 © yes
20131020164757-new_years_eve_48_x_45__-_copy
New Years Eve, 2012 Oil On Panel 48 X 45 © Yes
20131020164949-now_and_then_
Now and Then, 2013 Oil On Panel 30 X 26 © yes
20131020165103-reveille_24_x_28
Reveille, 2013 Oil On Panel 24 X 28
20131020165224-whimsy
Whimsey, 2013 Oil On Panel 28 X 24 © yes
20131020165330-vanishing_act_29_x_20
Vanishing Act, 2010 Oil On Panel 29 X 20
20131020165540-11_the_center_holds_-_copy_-_copy
The Center holds, 2013 Oil On Panel 28 X 26 © Yes
20131020165704-apollonian__24_x_30
Apallonian, 2011 Oil On Panel 30 X 24 © yes
20131020170021-dionysian__24_x_30
Dyonisian, 2011 Oil On Panel 30 X 24 © Yes
20131020170218-childs_s_play_sold_david_eicher_32_x_24_
Child's Play, 2010 Oil On Panel 32 X 24 © Yes
20131020170341-cause_and_effect_40_x_35___e
Cause and Effect, 2009 Oil On Panel 40 X 35 © yes
20131020170725-far_from_the_madding_crowd_48x32_-_copy
Far from the Madding Crowd, 2011 Oil On Panel 48 X 32 © yes
20131020170941-riff_interlude_img_2451_copy
Riff Interlude, 2011 Oil On Panel 48 X 43 © yes
Quick Facts
Birthplace
Indianapolis, Indiana
Birth year
1927
Lives in
Pines, Indiana
Works in
ditto
Statement

 

   Tom Brand, Artist       SUMMARY

Lifetime dedicated to the challenge of mastering the art of painting in oil. Thirty years experience as a professional offset printer; five years, owner/manager of Galaxie Press. Founding member, board member and officer, Chicago Artists' Coalition; Chair,(1953) Exhibition Momentum, Chicago, IL; Past President, Area Artists Association, Michigan City, IN;

Secretary to the Board, (2 terms) Lubeznik Center for the Arts, and Chairman, Collections Committee, Michigan City, IN.

 EDUCATION

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago

 SELECTED RECENT EXHIBITIONS

 2008 -  The Artist Project  Merchandise Mart, Chicago

2007 - Regional Juried Art Exhibition  Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN

2007 - 29th Regional Exhibit  Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN

2007 - Natural Inclinations  Prairie State College, Chicago Heights, IL

2006 - Troika,(a three person exhibit) Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN

2006 - Invitational Exhibit, Presbyterian Church of LaPorte, LaPorte, IN

2005 - Regional Juried Art Exhibition - Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN - First Place

2005 - Annual Salon Show, Northern Indiana Arts Association, Munster, IN - Merit Award

2005 - 10th Regional Juried Exhibition, Illiana Artists,

2005 - Biennial Juried Show - LaPorte, IN - Best of Show

2004 - Annual Salon Show - Northern Indiana Arts Association, Munster, IN - Suzanne Cooley Award   of Excellence

2003 - Solo Exhibit - Edgebrook Public Library, Chicago, IL (19 works)

2003 - Biennial Juried Show - LaPorte, IN - Best of Show.

2002 - Synchrony - Acorn Gallery, Union Pier, MI

2001- Invitational One-Person Exhibit - Colfax Cultural Center, South Bend, IN; 2003, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1997 - "Artists of Vicinity" - Regional Exhibition, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN    Second Prize Award

2003, 2002 - Annual Salon Show - Northern Indiana Arts Association, Munster, IN

1999 - Twentieth Biennial Regional Art Exhibition - South Bend Regional Museum of Art

1998 - Solo Exhibition - Mayor's Office and Conference Room, City Hall, Michigan City, IN

1997 - Solo Exhibition: "Recent Paintings" - John G Blank Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN

1994 - "Five Masters"- Aldo Castillo Gallery, Chicago, IL

1994 - "Form and Function"- Effects Design Gallery, Chicago, IL

1993 - Solo Exhibition (57 paintings) - Bachman Gallery, N. Indiana Arts Association, Munster, IN

1992 - Solo Exhibition (22 paintings) - Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL

1991 - 21st Century Classics ", Four Artists - Erie St. Gallery, Chicago, IL;

     and earlier.....................

 REVIEWS

Review, New Art Examiner, 1989

Review, Julie York Coppens, Renaissance Man, South Bend Tribune, Dec. 2, 2001.

Review, Robert Kameczura, Site of Big Shoulders, SOBS Website, 2004