ABOUT BRANDT

Brandt lives with his wife Samantha in beautiful Cache Valley, Utah, where he paints from his home. He was the Art Scholar of his High School and continued his education earning his BFA in painting and drawing from Utah State University as well as a BA in Spanish. While in college he studied abroad in Germany also visiting Spain, France, Holland, England and Switzerland and many of their great museums. Brandt is most drawn to art that focuses on beauty, design and craft. Plein air painting with fellow artist friends is one of his favorite ways to work and enjoy the outdoors. Travel, music and movies often influence his artistic ideas. Brandt is easy with a laugh, enjoys playing guitar, concerts, road trips, audio books, hiking and trying new eateries. 

Selected Exhibitions:

2020 -Two man show at 15th Street Gallery in Salt Lake City, UT                                                                                                                         -96th Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT

2017 -93rd Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
-32nd Annual Spiritual and Religious Art of Utah, Springville Museum of Art
-20th Anniversary Zions Bank Art Show, Zions Bank Building, Salt Lake City, UT

2016 -92nd Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
-Unfinished, Boutiful Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT
-Fall Salon, Logan Fine Art Gallery, Logan, UT

2015 -91st Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
-Statewide Competition, Boutiful Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT
-Fall Salon, Logan Fine Art Gallery, Logan, UT
-New England Art Show, Boston, MA

2014 -90th Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
-Statewide Competion, Bountiful Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT
-Fall Salon, Logan Fine Art Gallery, Logan, UT
-Nation of Immigrants, Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City, UT

2013 -Annual Fall Salon, Logan Fine Art Gallery, Logan, UT

2012 -Statewide Competition, Bountiful Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT

2011 -87th Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
-Frog Hollow Summer Camp, Logan Art Cinema Gallery, Logan, UT

2010 -86th Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
-Frog Hollow Summer Camp, Bullen Center Gallery, Logan, UT
-A Step Into the Dark, Solo Exhibit, Logan Art Cinema Gallery, Logan, UT

Selected Honors and Awards:

2018 2nd Place, Summerfest Plein Air Competition, Logan, UT

2017 Honorable Mention, Summerfest Plein Air Competition, Logan, UT

2016 Honorable Mention, Fall Salon, Logan Fine Art Gallery, Logan, UT

2013 Honorable Mention, Fall Salon, Logan Fine Art Gallery, Logan, UT

2009 First Place, 5th Annual Warehouse Show, Why Sound, Logan, UT

2008 Honorable Mention, USU Undergrad Art Show, USU, Logan, UT

2007 George B. and Marie Eccles Caine Art Department Scholarship, USU, Logan UT