Painting | Utah Artists - A

Claire Åkebrand

Claire Åkebrand is a self-taught artist from Sweden. She grew up in Germany and now lives in Utah. After studying creative writing at BYU and the University of Utah, she published a novel and a poetry collection. She began painting in 2018, an interest that quickly turned into an all-consuming passion. Klee’s eccentric geometries, Utah’s blue and tan tones, and mid-century graphic design are some of her main inspirations. She mostly works with acrylic. She has had work exhibited in Utah and sells most of her paintings through the Nevada-based store Former Modern.

http://instagram.com/claire_things

“Two Skiffs When You Asked for One.” 24 x 48 in. Acrylic and ink on canvas. 2020.

 

“The Blue Period.” 24 x 48 in. Acrylic and ink on canvas. 2020.

Categories: Painting | Utah Artists - A

Tagged as:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *