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Brenda Stumpf
 

Brenda Stumpf

Artistic Category Artist
Career Level Professional
Experienced With Speaking engagements, Commissions, Collaboration, Public art

My work taps into mysterious and enchanted places including the dark secretive ones. I’m a self taught artist who creates large and small scale works with found and reclaimed materials. Recurring themes and references have been mythology, ancient history, alchemy, classical music and poetry.

 

 

 

The painter and sculptor Brenda Stumpf is best known for her elaborate use of nontraditional materials with a Baroque sensibility and evocative subject matter. Her work invokes something ancient and archetypal by way of myth and metaphor and the motifs can often seem cryptic, demonstrating the artist’s intrigue for the mysterious and the unknown. Stumpf has an extensive exhibition history that spans over 20 years and has been commissioned by numerous commercial and private clients. Currently her art resides in over 350 collections through out the United States and abroad.The painter and sculptor Brenda Stumpf is best known for her elaborate use of nontraditional materials with a Baroque sensibility and evocative subject matter. Her work invokes something ancient and archetypal by way of myth and metaphor and the motifs can often seem cryptic, demonstrating the artist’s intrigue for the mysterious and the unknown. Stumpf has an extensive exhibition history that spans over 20 years and has been commissioned by numerous commercial and private clients. Currently her art resides in over 350 collections through out the United States and abroad.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
412-557-1001
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Genres

  • Sculpture
  • Painting
  • Mixed-media
  • Public Art
  • Found object
  • Drawing
  • Performance
  • Cut paper
  • Textile
  • Printmaking
  • Installation

Keywords

  • Assemblage
  • Collage
  • Conceptual
  • Cultural
  • Fabric
  • Feminist
  • Gender studies
  • Land/earth
  • Landscape
  • Narrative
  • Nature
  • New media
  • Paper
  • Spiritual/Religious
  • Stone
  • Surreal
  • Wood
  • Abstract
  • Acrylic
  • Acrylic paint
  • Biographical
  • Chalk pastel
  • Metal
  • Oil Paint
  • Organic
  • Wax
  • Alternative
  • Charcoal
  • Glass
  • Graphite
  • Ink
  • Pen
  • Recycling /green
  • Site specific
  • Text