Michael Klein paints with an unusual sensitivity toward nature”something he attributes to growing up in the Midwest. After completing high school, Klein enrolled himself in numerous stringent atelier programs, dictated by the French tradition of painting. Later he left Minnesota and sought out the renowned painter Jacob Collin to help further hone his craft. Klein places the greatest importance on staying truthful to life and his own experiences, so despite his rigorous classical training and the influence of his accomplished peers, he sees his work developing in a direction that […]
"I would love to hear from the artist y are both girls sleeping....please its one piece i just cant place."
"I see the insouciance of the youth in the second painting ... the room seems very dark, the wall is very dark too, wich is a very unusual color for a wall. The dress of the girl is in contrast with th"
"The top painting is titled,"The Next Day," and to me, the blanket looks to be of such soft texture, it is as if you could reach out and touch the softness. Anyone who has daughters understands the es"
"I love the loneliness and quiet moments of the work here."