Bio - CV

Chris Brandell
Painter, Mixed Media
b.1964 | New Rochelle, New York
Currently lives and works in Vienna, Virginia.

Selected Exhibits

  • September – October 2017, Awarded Best In Show for Deliberate Passage | One of Nine Invited Artists | Abstract Invitational at the Athenaeum, Virginia
  • September – November 2016, Abstract Invitational at the Athenaeum, Virginia
  • September – November 2016, Rise Up Group Show at the Strathmore Mansion, Maryland
  • June – July 2016, Pathway to Abstraction Collective Exhibit, Agora Gallery, New York.
  • August 2015 ‘Scapes Group Exhibit, at the Torpedo Factory, Juried by Elizabeth Peak.
  • April – June 2015 Spectrum, a solo exhibit for Salon Simis, Fairfax, Virginia.
  • November 2014 New Members’ Exhibition, the N.A.W.A. Gallery, New York.
  • September 2014 to January 2015 Art in City Hall, A juried show that is part of the Mayor’s initiative to promote the talents of local artists. City Hall Alexandria Virginia.
  • 2014 Group Exhibits at the the Torpedo Factory:
    • October 2014 Art Now Group Exhibit, Juried by Cory Oberndorfer
    • August 2014 Scapes Annual Landscape Group Exhibit, Juried by Olivia Kohler-Maga
    • July 2014  All Media Group Exhibit, Juried by Ginger Hammer
    • January 2014, Abstract Expressionism, Revisited Group Exhibition, Juried by Anne Marchand

Selected Collections

  • Ninotch, An Urban Retreat, Tysons Corner, Virginia
  • The Asbury, Charlotte, North Carolina

Digital Press

  • July 2015 “No.87” Featured in British Vogue, Vogue’s Gallery.


  • March 2015 4th Annual All Women Art Exhibition Judged by Aletta de Wal, Special Merit Category ~ Spring.  Light Space & Time Gallery
  • February 2015 Four points Contemporary 4th Biannual Competition – No. 142 Award of Merit
  • January 2015 4th Annual  Seasons Art Exhibition, Overall Category ~ 2nd Place.  Light Space & Time Gallery

Representation & Affiliations

  • Represented by Sozo Gallery.  Charlotte, North Carolina 
  • Represented by gallery43. Roswell, Georgia
  • Represented by Gallery Vibe.  Naples, Florida
  • Represented  by Destination Haus.  Amagansett, New York
  • The National Association of Women Artists,  November 2014 Juried Member
  • Washington Project for the Arts