Dan Petrov (oil painter) Exhibit at Waseca Arts Center
Dan Petrov Portraits, Landscape, Still life, Figure and Classes
Born in Serbia, Dan Petrov spend most of his University summers in Northern Italy studying painting techniques of Renaissance and contemporary painters. After University his museum studies extended to France, England and Holland where he copied old masters. Combining Indirect and Direct Painting Methods Dan arrived at the techniques he uses today in still life, landscape, portrait and figure. His studies of visual art continued in Canada from 1992 to 2006 where he was associated with Studio of Sergio DePaoli. In 2006 Dan relocated his studio to Minneapolis, Minnesota. From 2006 to 2010 Dan was the part of The Atelier comprehensive studio art program of Richard Lack.
Dan teaches Renaissance and Flemish Oil Painting Method, courses in Alla Prima Method and workshops in oil painting of different genres for beginners, intermediate and advanced students. Dan lives and paints in Minneapolis, Minnesota.