Brett Weaver is a nationally recognized artist who focuses on preserving impressions of the natural landscape as it is rapidly diminishing. After being professionally trained as an Engineer, in his late twenties Weaver left his secure career for a more fulfilling life as an artist. He now travels extensively nationally & internationally, painting on location and completing studies to feed his studio work in Sewanee, Tennessee.
Weaver paints in a very bold and honest representational style. His work was honored with a one man show at the Tennessee State Museum in December 2008.
Selected awards include; Award at the 11th Annual Carmel Arts Festival. Selected among ’21 under 31’ emerging artist in the Sept.04, Southwest Art Magazine and he won Plein Air Magazine’s Award of Excellence, Spring 05. "Brett Weaver bears a strong resemblance to those early great impressionist who captured the spirit of the American landscapes from the Catskills to the high desert of New Mexico."
- Mary Unobsky, Tennessee State Museum.