Cliff Drive

Cliff Drive

by Carl Bretzke

Carl Bretzke is a representational oil painter who specializes in urban scenes and plein air landscapes.

Carl’s work has been described in the Washington Post as “simultaneously intimate and detached, The artist’s unadorned style recalls Edward Hopper and The Ashcan school.”

Carl holds an MD degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Colorado, where he also received a minor in Fine Art. Carl has also trained extensively under Plein Air Painters of America signature artist Joseph Paquet.

Waiting for Hay 16x20Carl Bretzke
Telluride Valley Floor 10x20Carl-Bretzke
Wilson Mesa 12x16Carl Bretzke
Valet Shed 16x20 AluminumCarl Bretzke