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Brandon Kralik is one of those rare painters who paints exactly what he chooses and he has painted a world that has become his symbology, his myth. Whether working with figure composions, landscapes or still life motifs Kralik ‘s oil paintings keep the light alive.  His work has an exquisite intimacy that has attracted collectors on both sides of the Atlantic.

Brandon Kralik has been drawing and painting his entire life. Born in Virginia in 1966, he has lived in many different States and countries and has traveled extensively. He now lives and works primarily at his home and studio in central Sweden and exhibits his work internationally.

His paintings can be found in the collections of Länsstyrelsen in Jönköping, Sweden; HRH Crown Princess Victoria Bernadotte of Sweden; Prince Daniel Westling of Sweden; Odd Nerdrum, Paris, France; Mathew Barzun, head of President Obamas re-election finance team; publisher Eric Rhoads, Austin, TX.; Steven Tyler and Carlos Santana among others.

In addition to his paintings he also writes a blog for the Arts and Culture section of the Huffington Post.

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Brandon Kralik is a Post Contemporary  Kitsch painter who blends a timeless technique with a current vision to create a fresh visual mythology. He was born in the United States and has spent the last 12 years of his 20 year professional painting career in Scandinavia. He painted for three years in the studio of Norwegian figurative painter Odd Nerdrum before opening his own studio in Sweden.  He currently works between Stockholm, Maui and New York.

He majored in Fine Art at Western State College of Colorado and studied Art History, photography and film at CUNY in Manhattan. It was here that he began his evolution from being a modern artist to a Post Contemporary painter.

He writes an arts bog for the Huffington Post and other publications both online and in print.

His work is been exhibited internationally and can be found in the collections of Steven Tyler, The Crown Princess of Sweden, The Governors office of Jönköping Sweden, Matthew Barzun, and Carlos Santana, among others.