Here I am carrying one of the big bird paintings up the Palmer courthouse steps ready to be installed. Our trusty helpers, Seth Blanchard and Shane McGraw from Sign Co, Anchorage, installing the last two Sandhill crane paintings in the lobby. Seth and I checking out the view from the scissors lift. What are all […]
“Wildflowers” 8′ x 32′ mural from the “Mural-in-a-Day” project, Seward, Alaska. After more than a year of waiting, my mural “Wildflowers” was installed on September 14, 2007 in Kawabe Park, downtown Seward, Alaska. It looks fantastic and was well worth the wait! Seward is working hard to become known as the Mural Capitol of Alaska. […]
The Prospectors Trail” acrylic painting on Sintra, a ten panel multi-dimensional artwork 12′ wide and 9′ tall. The painting commemorates the rugged terrain of the historic Chilkoot Trail used by prospectors during the 1897-1898 stampede from Skagway, Alaska, to Canada’s Klondike gold fields. The technique of pointillism employed on Niebrugge’s smaller works is modified for […]
“Pioneer Peak” acrylic painting on Sintra, four panels each 18″ wide by 46″ high. Pictured from left to right; Bob Niebrugge, artist Gail Niebrugge, Kristan Cole, and Brad Cole. The four narrow panels were designed to fit a curved wall above the entry stairway. Niebrugge Studio produced a limited edition print of this beautiful art […]
The art selection committee asked for a fall scene of Juneau, Alaska. Artist Niebrugge scouted the few back roads and historic sites in this tiny community, choosing to paint a location that was different from the familiar view of the city along the waterfront. Gail was attracted to this spot on Basin Road by the […]
Alaska Per Cent for Art Commission for the Lower Kuskowim School District, Atmautluak School. Read about artist Gail Niebrugge’s experiences in the Yupic village of Atmautluak while painting this artwork in her Blog entries titled Atmautluak Commission. This scene shows race day in the village, and event that all the residents participate either as entrants […]
State of Alaska Per Cent for Art Commission for Seward Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTEC), Alaska This painting captures the massive mountain range of the Kenai Fjords National Park rising behind the small city of Seward, Alaska, showing the dramatic seasonal changes.
Here are photos of the seven individual pieces of art to be installed today in the lobby and right hallway of the Palmer Courthouse. The title of the entire work is “Seven Sandhills Soaring”. Crane #4b, 33″x 48″ ©Gail Niebrugge Crane #5b, 46″ x 51″ ©Gail Niebrugge Crane #11c, 32″ x 43″ ©Gail Niebrugge Crane […]