Artists

Bernd Braatz

Bernd Braatz was born in 1954 in Berlin, Germany. After an education at a primary school and high school he started his professional training as a boat-builder. Until 1979 he worked in a boatyard where he built rowing boats. There he came in contact with all kinds of aquatic sports like rowing, sailing, water skiing, […]

Albert L. Bross, Jr.

Albert L. Bross, Jr. (1922-2013).  Al studied at the Art Students League in New York City with Frank Vincent DuMond and G.W. Bridgeman McNulty. His paintings are not purely documentary, but an effort to convey his interpretation and understanding of nature. His land and seascapes are begun outdoors and then finished in his  studio. Al’s works […]

C. Robert Bryant

Working primarily with traditional oil and linen in the techniques of the old masters, Bob is known for his ability to paint water and his vast knowledge of sailing ships. For the most part, Bob’s work is photorealistic, created in his studio located on a small island on Puget Sound in Washington State where he collaborates with leading marine photographers worldwide.

Michael Budden

Michael is an artist living and working in his native New Jersey. Using a painterly approach, his subject matter ranges rom New Jersey and the eastern seaboard to the Rocky Mountains. His inspiration comes mostly from observing and painting directly from nature, whenever possible, and intense study of not only the deceased masters but of his contemporaries […]

J. Robert Burnell

Artist J. Robert Burnell comes by his love of marine painting quite naturally having grown up around the water in a family of watermen and sailing his own boat since he was ten years old.  He has sailed on every type of workboat of the Chesapeake Bay area including skipjacks, deadrises, buy boats and menhaden […]

John Caggiano

John Caggiano was born in Brooklyn, New York, where he studied pre-engineering at Brooklyn Technical High School.  He received a BA degree from Brooklyn College and an MFA from Pratt Institute, both with honors.  His education was supplemented by courses at The Brooklyn Museum of Art and the Studio and Forum of States Design in […]

Scott Cameron

In 1946, Scott was born in Brooklyn, New York and trained at the Pratt Institute from 1966-1970. He did not, however, begin to paint marine subjects in earnest until 1977, prior to the America’s Cup races in Newport, Rhode Island. Before this, he was in the graphics and architectural fields. Mr. Cameron is best known […]

Irma Cerese

Contemporary artist IRMA CERESE presents expressive landscapes which sometimes border on the abstract, but her primary focus is on color relationships. Color itself has always fascinated her and formed the basis of her work, starting with the geometric abstractions she worked on following her art school years. However, she found she needed a concrete point […]

Scott Chambers

A graduate in Business from Central Washington State University, Chambers followed his family’s 120-year legacy of shipbuilding by turning to the creation of half-hull models in 1973. Hoping through his art to help “preserve this nation’s rich maritime heritage,” his pieces can be seen at numerous east and west coast yacht clubs, the Peabody Essex […]

James Consor

James was born in Cleveland Ohio in 1946 and his first experience with boats was on Lake Erie in the 1950’s. After graduating from the Syracuse University School of Art with a degree in Illustration he came to New York and ended up with a career as an Advertising Art Director. Along the way he joined the Society of […]