(1938 - 2013)
Bruce Kurland was active/lived in New York. Bruce Kurland is known for chiaroscuro still life paintings.
Biography Bruce Kurland
Following are comments by Randall, Weber, friend of Bruch Kurland.
Bruce Kurland(1938 - 2013), a friend, and fellow painter was a magical and very direct person and artist, deeply attuned to nature and contemporary visual allusions. To me, his paintings and watercolors represented their own natural world of meaning and beauty; the painted surface's of his still life paintings glow inwardly like precious jewels and his subject matter is lively with iconic metaphors exploring mortality and decay.
To me, his paintings were like memorials to death, decay and the sublime beauty of nature. I remember seeing him working on a composition depicting a coke bottle, standing monumentally as a vase containing a magnolia bran
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