Archives

Archive originals have either been sold, donated, lost, stolen or destroyed by artist or fire.  If the image is a field sketch or study, a larger studio painting may be in progress or be a thought for the future.   Please follow and like us:Read more

Figure and Life Study

“The human figure is one of the most enduring themes in the visual arts. As human beings we share the experience of travelling through this world in unique space-suits; our physical bodies. There is an experience in the study of the human form and takes us on a very unexpected journey.” From the beginning of his art education Brent gravitated to life drawing class. Direct study of the world around him became the means to investigate and developed his craft as a picture maker. TheRead more

Commissions and Murals

1990-2015 Lynch executed many commissions including murals and large painting installations. He collaborated and worked with design and architectural firms, public institutions, corporations and private collectors.   Please follow and like us:Read more

Art History

1978-1995 Brent has produced an extensive body of work in various disciplines of the arts. In the early years Lynch was recognized as one of Canada’s top illustrators creating art for regional, national and international dance, theatre, music and sports. His award-winning illustrative artwork were published in prominent magazines, newspapers, books publishers and record covers. He has produced a number of murals for both private and public venues commissioned by international corporations, governments and institutions. Clients world-wide commissioned the young artist to celebrateRead more

‘Coastal Inspirations’ Avenue Gallery

October 1-15th,  2015  The Avenue Gallery in Oak Bay Victoria, BC is hosting an exhibition featuring landscapes from the west coast. I am one of the several artists and will have 7 new pieces in the exhibition. If you’re in the area please drop by to see paintings of the mid island and where I live. ‘Raven on Glass’, Ucluelet  36 X 48 in. oil on canvas ‘Ring’ Ucluelet  18 X 36 in. oil on canvas Plein air painting trip toRead more

Focus Magazine, feature article

Focus Magazine, September issue, published a feature article of my recent work and career. There’s history here and some insight for the painting madness. Take a minute and have a read; hit the image to see the article….           Please follow and like us:Read more

Artist In Residence, Banff Springs Hotel

The Banff Springs Hotel was my studio for a week; September 14 to the 21st. Wendy Wacko and The Mountain Galleries hosts the ‘Artist In Residence’ program throughout the year at the world famous hotel. It was a great opportunity to immures myself in the Rocky Mountain culture 5 star style (I’m back in my studio now and the bubble has burst… but then the good life can kill you too.) There’s ghost in the “Castle of the Rockies’ roamingRead more

Plein Air at Lake O’Hara 2015

Lake OHara, Yoho National Park is a magnificent place. Every day was an immersion, an extraordinary adventure, both physically and visually. Senses intensify as you enter the alpine above the tree lines knowing you won’t get back anytime soon. The window of time to paint goes quick as you must begin the long trek back to base camp at Lake O’Hara before sundown. In the evenings we sat on the shores of the lake watching a late summer light show – the ever changing curtainRead more

Oasis Art Symposium 2015

Last weekend I was a guest artist / speaker at the third annual Oasis Art Symposium created by the Kelowna FCA chapter. There was a juried art exhibit, lectures and a discussion panel along with live demos. The day went quickly as the participates were generous of spirit, inquisitive and energetic. I attend a few of such gatherings a year but this one had a grass roots atmosphere that gave birth to an exchange of ideas. Artist, Janice Robertson gave an in-depthRead more

Show and Tell Exhibition in Cabo, Mexico

The Ida Art Victoria Gallery, March 19th 2014: The gallery held a Brent Lynch solo show along with a visual presentation of my work the other night. The attendance enjoyed some appetisers, wine and good conversation before we began the presentation of my artistic exploits and history. I spoke of my relationship with Cabo that dates back to the early 80’s. I first discovered the Baja on a surf and windsurf trip in 1979 and fell for its austere beautyRead more

Exhibition,’Wild and Sacred Places’ 2015

Charlie Easton, Nicholas Bott and myself are featured in an exhibition at the ‘Mountain Gallery at the Fairmont’ in Whistler from January 10th through to the 24 th. If you are in the area please drop in.  My collection of paintings are a kind of  ‘Ode to Whistler’…. big part of my youth and later Blackcomb / Whistler became a long time client as a professional artist.  I created artistic event posters and paintings through the early 80 and 90’s and watchedRead more