2022 06 03
Chelsea Classical Studio : Oil painting materials & techniques
Smith library

Salmagundi library talk


June 3, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM


Smith library


Salmagundi Library Committee
Chelsea Classical Studio


Open to the public; up to 25 people
Eventbrite tickets required

$10 | General admission
Free | Salmagundi members with promo code
The member-only promo code is sent in an email to all members, and can also be requested by contacting info@salmagundi.org

About the Event

There will be an explanation of the history and usage of oils, solvents, mediums, varnishes; followed by a discussion of painting techniques and how to avoid common problems and better understand different ways to use oil painting materials.

About the Speaker

Brandon Soloff is a classically trained painter and portraitist based in New York and Lyon, France. After high school he studied for many years in Europe and the US, before settling in New York (where he was born in 1973). Soloff has exhibited his work at the Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Alan Stone Gallery, Hammer Galleries, Royal Society of Portrait Painters (London), Meredith Long & Company, Copley Society of Boston, Galerie Alexandre Butman (Paris), the Salmagundi Club and others.

Institutions where his portrait work has been commissioned include the Tuck
School of Business at Dartmouth College, Morgan Stanley, Westmont College, KKR (Kohlberg, Kravitz, Roberts & Co.) and others.

He currently teaches at Chelsea Classical Studio and the Art Students League of New York.