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Lynn Gertenbach

Lynn Gertenbach

Gertenbach's dramatic landscapes and figure paintings feature vivid colors balanced by the subtle hues and shadows that nature offers. Water scenes come alive with her free-flowing brushstrokes and shimmering highlights.

Awards and Exhibitions - Lynn's exceptional talent has earned her more than 30 gold medals from various California Art organizations, as well as the Life Achievement Award (Hall Of Fame Inductee) from the Colorado Art Institute. She was invited to have exhibitions in India and in Switzerland. She has been a guest artist in the Artists of America exhibitions in Denver and in 1994-96.

Other exhibitions include Laguna Beach Art Festival for 8 years, Laguna Art Museum, the Old Pasadena Art Museum, and one woman show at the Brand Art Library in Glendale, California.. At the request of the Instituto Cultural Noteramericano she had a one-woman show of her work in Peru.

Lynn was one of only four artists invited to the prestigious California Club's Spring show, which resulted in the purchase of one of her major works for the Club's exclusive permanent collection

Extensive Travel in Europe, India, China, Japan, Peru, and Guatemala, finds her painting landscapes and indigenous people as she explores the various regions of each country.

Lynn calls California home "I've often found inspiring subjects within a short distance from my home. Things I pass every day...then, suddenly see at dusk in a new light. I paint the environment I love to be in.

Art Studies - Graduate of the Colorado Institute of Art in Denver. Contined classes at Art Center-Pasadena. She studied with Russian painter Sergei Bongart, as well as Arul Raj in India and Bernard Dunstan in England.

Lynn is a Signature Member of- The California Art Club, Plein-Air Painters Of America, and Oil Painter Portraits and paintings (a partial list) are in the collections of many well-known celebrities, including; Tippi Hedren, Zubin Mehta, Vin Scully, Diane Baker, Barbara Streisand, Marvin Davis, Burt Reynolds, and the Maharaja of Navanagar, Jean Stern, art critic, Keith Renken .& The Maharaja of Navanagar..

Portraits and paintings (a partial list) are in the collections of many well-known celebrities, including; Tippi Hedren, Zubin Mehta, Vin Scully, Diane Baker, Barbara Streisand, Marvin Davis, Burt Reynolds, and the Maharaja of Navanagar, Jean Stern, art critic, Keith Renken .

Lynn is a Signature Member of- The California Art Club, Plein-Air Painters Of America, and Oil Painters Of America.