(1938 - 2006)
John Carl Podrebarac was active/lived in California, Washington, Kansas. John Podrebarac is known for land-cityscape, nudes, and Indian portrait painting, murals.
Biography John Podrebarac
The following information was submitted by Fred McCraw, an art writer and an acquaintance of the artist. Additional information is from memorialobituaries.com.
John C. Podrebarac grew up in Kansas City, Kansas in a Croatian settlement on "Strawberry Hill" a high promontory overlooking the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas Rivers. He attended the Kansas City Art Institute in 1957 and began working in a style of painting frequently labeled "American Modern Impressionism." John, however, gave this style his own imprimatur.
His works are characterized by wide short brush strokes conveying a strong sense of detail with what seems a minimal effort; i.e. giving the appearance of just a few quick passes of t
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