05 Dec sketching American Marriage

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03 Dec sketching Laura Sumner

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Yesterday, I arranged to draw Laura Sumner, the Halifax Town Clerk, a post she has held for forty years, when Margaret Crosier recommended her to the post back in 1967. We were both quite nervous, because our previous...

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01 Dec Searsburg Wind Power Facility

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Saturday the 29th of November was a bitter, cold day with low cloudcover, but the promise of a dramatic sunburst toward the end of the day. 3:15PM, the dogs and I decided to travel to Searsburg and investigate...

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30 Nov Autumn news from David Brewster: University Acquisitions, Juried Competitions, and the Updated Image Gallery

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Autumn of 2008 has been a fruitful and productive time for David. He was recently commissioned by Johns Hopkins University to create a suite of paintings of historic Baltimore for their Carey Business School, slated to open...

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12 Nov roof trusses

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Woke up with a brewing chest cold, perhaps from transitioning from erratic temperatures (warm days, cold days). Made a move for Wayne Cromack's pole barn construction. There was a massive crane lifting roof trusses and I had very...

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19 Jun David Brewster featured in June/July 2008 issue of Art New England

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Author Pamela Mandell wrote an In The Studio article about David Brewster’s paintings for the current issue of Art New England. Read the full text of the article here. The article, "Haunted Places and Unsettling Landscapes," features a photograph...

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30 May MANNA Benefit Auction TONIGHT in Philly!

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]There's still time to attend A Show of Hands, the 18th anniversary benefit auction for MANNA, at Moore College of Art and Design! With an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, and a special guest appearance by TV personality and author...

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26 May David’s Summer Gallery Showings

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Silvermine Guild Arts Center: 59th Annual Art of the Northeast This juried New Canaan, Connecticut show closes on June 6th; this is an excellent opportunity to see in person the painting that won Best In Show, David Brewster's "Panoramic...

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22 May "Panoramic Manger" wins Silvermine AoNE Best In Show

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]David Brewster's painting "Panoramic Manger" won Best In Show at the 59th annual exhibition Art of the Northeast. Begun in 1949 as the New England Exhibition, Silvermine Guild Art Center's annual juried competition has exhibited over 6,000 works...

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09 Mar early spring updates

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Spring is almost upon us, and as the snow begins to thaw ever so slightly, David is hard at work painting every day in rural Vermont after his busy semester sabbatical artist-in-residence appointment at Milton Academy. David will have...

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