A Norwegian visual- and photo artist with more than thirty years of experiences transforming ordinary spaces into one-of-a-kind experiences. Erik Brede is a critically acclaimed photographer and digital artist who won numerous awards and has been part of group exhibitions in Italy, France, United States, UK and Norway.
He was born in Svolvaer, Lofoten Islands, Norway, where his photography journey started at the age of eleven after his father introduced him to the great magic of film development and post-production in his low budget darkroom. Even if the old analogue darkroom is replaced by Photoshop and Light room, his vision and creative ideas are still the same, delivering unique, fine art photography for Corporate, Healthcare, The Hospitality Sector, Cruise Ships and High-End Residences all over the world.
Producing a link between the landscape’s reality and that imagined by its conceiver is what Brede’s artwork focuses on. Influenced by renowned artist like Ansel Adams and Rene Magritte, Brede creates surreal and fine digital artwork. Brede follows a conceptual approach thus utilizing a wide scale of subjects in a multi-layered manner.
His work focuses on concrete questions that determine our existence. His work has been sold to the television industry, record industries and collectors all over the world, and published in books like ‘The Best of Photography ’, ‘The Best of Photography ’ and ‘International Contemporary Artist vol. X’.
Jazz up your walls and bring life to your space with unique fine art from a Norwegian Professional photographer and digital artist with more than thirty years experience transforming ordinary spaces into one-of-a-kind experiences.
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ART EXPO SUMMER ROME 2018
Date: June 16th – July 1st 2018
Vernissage: Saturday, June 16th at 6 pm.
Domus Romana Art Gallery Via Quattro Fontane, 113 00184 Rome, Italy
Wide open eye
Dates: May 5, 2017 – May 26, 2017
Group Exhibition in Leitrim, Ireland
The aim of the event will be to help Passion Photo raise funds in favour of research against Alzheimer.
In Search of a lost Memory
Dates: Sept. 21, 2016 – Sept. 28, 2016
Venue: RASSEGNA FOTOGRAFICA INTERNAZIONALE
He is one of the selected 68 International Artists for Alzheimer project in a great, beautiful unequalled event, which was held on September 21 in the city of Taranto, Apulia, Italy.
Valbonne Exhibition 2015
Dates: Sept. 14, 2015 – Sept. 20, 2015
Venue: Le Collectif Echiquier
The international group of photographers, Le Collectif Echiquier, is hosting an exhibition in Valbonne, France from 14th of September to 20th September 2015. Erik proud to be part of this exhibition with 5 of his works.
Fifth Annual Exposure Award
Dates: July 13, 2015 – July 13, 2015
Venue: Louvre Museum, Paris
Erik photography “Empty Bed” was included in the Black & White Collection exhibition at the Musee du Louvre and was presented at a private reception at hosted at:
Musee du Louvre
75058 Paris – France
July 13th, 2015
Villefranche de Rouergue Exhibition 2015
Dates: July 12, 2015 – July 26, 2015
Venue: Le Collectif Echiquier
The international group of photographers, Le Collectif Echiquier, is hosting an exhibition in Villefranche de Rouergue, France from 12th of July to 26th July 2015. Erik proud to be part of this exhibition with 5 of his works.
International Group Exhibit
February 13-March 5, 2014
Fronton Exhibition 2014, oct 09 – nov 10
The international group of photographers, Le Collectif Echiquier, is hosting an exhibition in Fronton, France from 4th of October to 10th November 2014.