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New Mural Goes Up in Rutland Vermont – Part 2

As a follow up to my last post about my work with Peruvian artist Persi Narvaez, I am happy to announce that we finished the mural in Rutland, Vermont last Thursday, August 9.  It took us a total of 23 days from start to finish – not bad for a two-man team! The official dedication […]

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Brian Sylvester Art Cards Now Available!

I am very happy to announce the addition of art cards to my shop.  These cards, which come in packs of three, represent some of my most recent series that I have created on canvas and wood panels.  They make a great gift and can always be framed after use. These cards are produced in […]

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Vermont Artist Brian Sylvester Featured at The Southern Vermont Arts Center and the Chaffee Art Center

It’s spring here in Vermont, and that means exhibition season!  I am happy and honored to be currently featured in two separate shows in two very beautiful spots.  The show at The Southern Vermont Arts Center in Manchester runs until June 17 and the show at The Chaffee Art Center in Rutland runs until July 7.  If you […]

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Vermont Artist Brian Sylvester Featured on Artsy Shark Website and Other Studio News

It’s been a busy couple of weeks since I last reported here from the studios of http://www.briansylvesterart.com/, and a lot has been going on. Last week, I was pleased to learn that I was the featured artist on the Artsy Shark website. It’s a nice write up, and if you are interested  in a little more […]

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In the Moment and Off Into the Future

It’s been a crazy, crazy past couple of months here at http://www.briansylvesterart.com/, and after the relocation in November, I’m finally starting to regain my focus. Don’t get me wrong, there has been plenty of studio activity and work, but up until now, things have been a little off.  My mandala artwork is (and will always be) […]

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briansylvesterart.com

Meditation bowl by Barry Smith It’s been another productive week in the studio.  I managed to complete the above blue lotus canvas and have also been working on some non-painting activities related to the business. You may have noticed, but I have a new web address – briansylvesterart.com.  For the time being, the address will […]

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The Sun Shines in Vermont

Gabriella and I just had an uplifting visit with Australian artists extraordinaire Fiona Dempster and Barry Smith.  We spent our time exploring the Southern Vermont Arts Center, the local shops and the surrounding wintry landscape.   It was an experience that will resonate for a very long time. It’s a wonderful thing when the blog world becomes the […]

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Scenes From Bennington, Vermont and the Number 44

This past Tuesday, I managed to mark my 44th year.  Miss G and I spent the day in the historic town of Bennington, Vermont.  We spent lots of time at the local art center, which had a great collection of Native American art and also houses the Vermont Covered Bridge Museum.  A very strange combination, […]

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Studio Report – Week 3

The month of January seems to be flying by, but it has been a very productive week in the studio.  After the move and the holidays, it was a little tough for me to get rolling again, but now I have a renewed sense of purpose. The above panel is a 11″ x 14″ Ampersand […]

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Members’ Show Opening at the Southern Vermont Arts Center and a New Week in the Studio

Vermont is a state with unparalleled beauty, and it’s no surprise that most local artists chose to represent this beauty via landscapes and still life works.  Before moving up here, it never even crossed my mind that, I, as an abstract painter, would be the odd man out of the bunch. I’ve thought about it, and actually, […]

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