Gien Brouwer is active/lives in Netherlands. Gien Brouwer is known for pastoral landscape painting.
Biography Gien Brouwer
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Gien Brouwer was born in Waddinxveen, Holland on March 23, 1944. He graduated from the Academy of Art in Rotterdam, after which he studied painting with Hermanus Jozef Wijngaard.
The themes that Brouwer chooses are mainly Dutch landscapes done in oil on linen. His technique is a combination of realism and impressionism, which immediately brings the viewer into the Dutch Countryside and then allows him or her to actually feel and smell the moist, fresh Holland air and see the soft pastel colors of nature. His scenes place us in pastoral landscapes with cottages and church spires in the distance.
Brouwer's particular talent is expressed in his use of tiny thick dabs of paint that highlight trees, flower
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