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Brad Kunkle, 1978 | Symbolist painter
Kunkle was born in Lehighton, Pennsylvania and has a BFA in painting from Kutztown University. He lives and works in New York City. N.B. The surfaces of these oil paintings are embellished with genuine gold and silver leaf.
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New paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Brad Kunkle using his signature gilded technique. After working exclusively in oil earlier in his career, he became interested in the possibilities of adding gold and silver leaf to his paintings, taking inspiration from Gustav Klimt. The result are works whose surfaces seem to emit their own radiance and that shimmer and shift with the light. These paintings have elements, including figures, that emerge and disappear into the silver-leafed backgrounds…
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