Charlene M Brown

Fine Artist

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Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
6 days ago 
Erice by Charlene M Brown
Oil 12 x 9
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
7 days ago 
Serenity by Charlene M Brown
Oil 9 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
10 days ago 
Laura's Peonies by Charlene M Brown
Oil 16 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
10 days ago 
Laura's Peonies by Charlene M Brown
Oil 16 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
18 days ago 
Noelle and Toby by Charlene M Brown
Oil 12 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
1 month ago 
In Harmony with the Rain by Charlene M Brown
Oil 9 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Reflections on an Early Spring Morning by Charlene M Brown
Oil 12 x 9
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
A Pause in the Rain by Charlene M Brown
Oil 9 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
The Collector, Take II by Charlene M Brown
Oil 12 x 16
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
4 months ago 
Winter Harmony by Charlene M Brown
Oil 6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
4 months ago 
Splash by Charlene M Brown
Oil 12 x 16
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
4 months ago 
Rhapsody in Gold by Charlene M Brown
Oil 6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
4 months ago 
Snowmelt by Charlene M Brown
Oil 6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
4 months ago 
Before the Rain by Charlene M Brown
Oil 6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
Midwinter Thaw by Charlene M Brown
6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
Two Degrees Fahrenheit by Charlene M Brown
Oil 6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
First Snow by Charlene M Brown
Oil 8 x 10
 
 1 Like
Maureen Vezina  likes this
Charlene M Brown 5 months ago
Thank you Maureen!

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
Shade at the Shoreline by Charlene M Brown
Oil 9 x 12
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Sunburst by Charlene M Brown
6 x 8
 
 

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Waking From a Dream by Charlene M Brown
Oil 6 x 8
 
 1 Like
Mishel Schwartz  likes this
Charlene M Brown 6 months ago
Thank you, Mishel!

 
Charlene M Brown Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Better Days by Charlene M Brown
Oil 9 x 12
 
 

 



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Representation


Anderson Museum of Art (AMOA)
Anderson, Indiana - (765)649-1248

Art Association of Henry County
New Castle, Indiana - (317)508-0667

Art Museum of Greater Lafayette
Lafayette, Indiana - (765) 742-1128

Avalon Jewelers & Gallery
Zionsville, Indiana - (317)873-0470

Brett Walker Gallery, Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, Indiana - (317)923-1331

Brown County Art Gallery
Nashville, Indiana - (812) 988-4609

Brown County Art Guild
Nashville, Indiana - (812)988-6185

Carnegie Museum
Crawfordsville, Indiana - (765) 362-4618

Castle Gallery
Fort Wayne, Indiana - (260)426-6568

Eisele Gallery of Fine Art
Cincinnati, OH - (513)791-7717

Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center
Indianapolis, Indiana - (317) 232-1882

Hoosier Salon, Carmel
Carmel, Indiana - (317) 669-6050

Hoosier Salon, New Harmony
New Harmony, Indiana - (812)682-3970

Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, Indiana - (317) 232-1637

Joe Stewart Gallery
Cincinnati, Ohio - (513)321-0515

Richmond Art Museum
Richmond, Indiana - (765)966-0256

Southside Art League
Greenwood, Indiana - 3176820082

Southwest Gallery
Dallas, Texas - (800)272-9910

Sullivan Munce Cultural Center
Zionsville, Indiana - (317)873-4900

Twenty North Gallery
Greenfield, Indiana -



Biography
“I’m an artist because I’m greedy for life; I want to capture and preserve the significant moments that move me. When I draw or paint, I like to work from what I see. My desire is to discover and share the essence of what it is about a person, place, or thing that arrests my attention. It’s a great mystery how to do this using mere pigment on a flat surface.”
 
Charlene Brown’s love of the visual arts was nurtured from a young age by her grandmother, who was an artist, teacher, and kindred spirit. Throughout Charlene’s formative years, her grandmother encouraged her to experiment with various techniques and mediums, making each new project fresh and exciting and magical. Charlene went on to earn a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts from Earlham College, and following graduation utilized her creative energies teaching art to children and young adults. The Renaissance Gallery in Carmel, Indiana, launched her career as a fine artist in May 2012.
 
Charlene’s sensitive portrayals of people and nature combine elements of realistic, impressionistic, and abstract techniques.  Her artwork is inspired by a wide variety of past and present masters, including Joseph Turner, William Bouguereau, Nicolai Fechin, Andrew Wyeth, Robert Liberace, Casey Baugh, and Susan Lyon.
 
Art critic Brian Sherwin, editor of The Art Edge, expressed these thoughts:  “Charlene M. Brown’s figurative work offers viewers an emotional powder keg. The visual power of her work is simply stunning to observe. Her images, when viewed collectively, bombard viewers with solid observations of joy and sorrow…revealing the essence of the human spirit.”
 
Charlene continues to teach youth and adults out of her home studio in Carmel, Indiana, as well as working daily to hone her skills as an artist. Her award-winning work has been exhibited in various venues throughout the country, and can be seen in the [...]

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