Randy and Debra Brienen Exhibition
December 2 @ 12:00 pm - December 12 @ 4:00 pm EST
Debra and Randy Brienen were born in central Illinois and has lived in Tallahassee, Fl. for more than 30 years. Debra is married to Randy and has raised three children. They have been selected annually (2007-2017) at the Lemoyne “Chain of Parks” art festival. Their art can be seen at Weezies, Strauss Gallery, Canopy Rd. Café, Paisley Café, Amore by the Sea and Homeowner’s Collection Gallery in Seaside, FL. Debra and Randy exhibited at Tallahassee City Hall and LeMoyne in 2010 and 2016. They have a permanent ‘Side by Side’ exhibit at the TMH Cancer Center.
Debbra is a self-taught artist and works with acrylic and oil. she has drawn and painted all her life either inspirationally or by commission. Her most recent venture, Painted Memories, offers paintings developed from her client’s travel photos or home landscape photos intended to preserve places or events on canvas to grace the walls of home or office. Her work typically expresses the joy and happiness she finds in living. Her work favors idyllic moments, real or remembered, home landscape portraits such as your personal residence, childhood home, or beach house, historical renditions, nature landscapes, and cottage florals. She has exhibited in many juried shows, and received the “People’s Choice“ award for the Lemoyne 2008 Pillars Project and was chosen to be the featured artist for Lemoyne’s 2008 Chain of Parks art festival in Tallahassee. She has served on LeMoyne Center for the Visual Arts board of directors. She exhibited at the Gadsden Art Center in May 2012 and won best of show for the 2013 Creative Tallahassee exhibit. Locally her art can be seen at Weezies, Strauss Gallery, Canopy Rd. Café, Paisley Café, and Amore by the Sea in Seaside Fl.
Randy is mainly a self-taught artist working in acrylic. He has drawn and painted on and off all his life. In 2007 Randy started painting seriously and immediately found collector interest in his impressionistic and abstract styles. His use of vibrant colors and bold textures are a creative interpretation of his subjects and surroundings. He served 2010- 2012 on LeMoyne Center for the Visual Arts board of directors. He is a past Vice President of the Tallahassee Area Watercolor Society. He has exhibited at the Gadsden Arts Center by jury on several occasions. Randy’s work expresses a variety of styles and techniques appealing to clients interest in contemporary and traditional art. He Paints inspirationally and by commission.
Debra is a cancer survivor. The Brienenart donate a portion of each sale to the prevention and treatment of cancer.