John Jay Gebhardt
John Jay Gebhardt is active/lives in New York. John Gebhardt is known for landscapes and still-life painting.
Biography John Jay Gebhardt
After a career on Wall Street, I decided in 2001 to pursue a career as an artist. My main interest as a painter is to create an image where color sense and brush stroke are ascendant.
My experience in the outdoors is integral to my painting. I like to paint outdoors and I paint wherever I may travel. I like the light in my adoptive Italy. I like the skies in my native New York. Whether painting fig trees and olive groves in Umbria or open fields at Indian Ladder Farm in upstate NY, I am overwhelmed by the desire to construct a landscape and capture the emotional pull the surroundings have on me.
I will return often to the scenery I am painting until the painting is completed. --- A year later or two years later even so th
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