John Breed - A Different Approach to the Rainbow
John Breed who was born in 1969, produces in the field of art for over 20 years. After his adventurous journey, Breed has begun to produce works of art in a full creative way and he has learned how to make calligraphy from a calligraphy master in Kyoto, Japan, graffiti in New York and fresco painting in Rome. He has acquired a variety of information about the icon painting in Russia and finally he has learned how to make the art of traditional landscapes during his China trip.
When we look at the time John Breed spent for learning the various techniques, it will not be difficult to see his source of inspiration in the production of art and his infrastructure; 1985 – 1990, studies in Decorative Painting, Nimeto Utrecht, The Netherlands; 1990 - 1991 studies in Fresco Painting, Academi di Superflou, Rome, Italy; 1993, studies in Japanese Calligraphy, Kyoto, Japan, 1996 studies in China Landscape Paintings, Quil, China, 2001; studies in Iconography in Cor Kroone. The work that Breed has made for the Shoe Salon Breuninger is worth a visit. The installation which has 145 shoes has a striking appearance indeed.