Artist StatementEvery painting is a fight.
Andrei Kushnir, a plein air painter, has exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States. He is an elected signature member of the National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, the Washington Society of Landscape Painters, and the Salmagundi Club, NYC, an official US Coast Guard Official Artist, and member of Oil Painters of America. His work is in the public collections of the US Coast Guard, D.C. Commission on Arts and Humanities, University of Maryland University College, South Florida State College Museum of Florida’s Art & Culture, the Virginia Museum of History and Culture, Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, the University Club of Washington, D.C. and in numerous private collections around the world. He is the founder of the Potomac River School artists, and the Owner of American Painting Fine Art, Washington, D.C. He is the author of 8 books of his work, including Oh, Shenandoah, George F. Thompson Publishing, 2016. Gallery representation: American Painting Fine Art, Washington, DC; and Alexander Gallery, New York, NY. Websites: andreikushnir.com and classicamericanpainting.com.