JULY 6 - 24, 2021
"Exploring the West: Watercolors by Bro Halff A Retrospective Exhibit, Featuring Watercolors of North Dakota, the West, and Hawaii"
Bro Halff is a North Dakota and Hawaii artist who is known for his watercolors and poetry. Born in 1946, he was raised in Dallas, Texas and educated in Texas, New Hampshire, Maryland, and California. He has lived in Bismarck, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Kansas City,the Bahamas, Spain, Peru, Baltimore, Malibu, San Diego, and Hawaii.
Since 1978, he has worked as a writer, editor, artist, and publisher. The central theme of his poetry is the celebration of human diversity and of nature. His watercolors depict, with radiant colors and bold composition, rural, urban, and small-town America. A number of his works have won awards at juried exhibits, and have been shown throughout the country, at over 230 exhibits since 1985.
Two books of his poetry, prose sketches, and watercolors, North Dakota Days and North Dakota Travels, were published in 2020. Two forthcoming works, featuring watercolors of San Diego, will be published in 2021. Mr. Halff resides in Bismarck, North Dakota and on Kauai, in Hawaii. He maintains an art gallery and publishing house in San Diego. His artworks also may be seen and purchased at Gallery 522 in Bismarck, and at www.simplergifts.com.
Member Artist Carol Fielhaber