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Fred Arends

 (born 1949)
Fred Arends is active/lives in Netherlands.  Fred Arends is known for floral still life 'light filled' painting.

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Fred Arends


Fred Arends was born in Arnhem, Holland in 1949. He began his apprenticeship at the age of twelve. The first painting he ever did was a floral still-life which he dedicated and gave to his mother. The year 1976 was a decisive one for the artist; for it was then that young Arends first visited Arnhem's Academy of Fine Arts.

He became fascinated with the Realist Movement in painting and steadily developed and refined his technique.  He cites the work of 19th century painters for having the greatest impact on his style and artistic outlook.

In 1973 Arends exhibited his work at the Commanderie Van St Jan museum in Nijmegen, Holland.  Now his work is displayed throughout Europe and the United States.  He is  ...  Displaying 750 of 784 characters.



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About  Fred Arends

Born:  1949 - Arnherm, Holland
Known for:  floral still life 'light filled' painting