At the age of 50 Mike Bronco taught himself to paint, works that rarely begin with a set idea but rather start with the laying on of color that takes him where it may. It has led to an exciting body of work that is rich in color and texture revealing a great depth. These vibrant multi-layered pieces invite the viewer to explore the many elements that Mike uses, a journey that is deeply gratifying.
Art is good
when it is “unique in conception and well executed”, engaging the viewer. It is “stunningly right” and “commands your gaze and thoughts whenever you look at it”. “The intensity of the experience of the person making it comes through”. It is “honest, unselfconsciousness, bold, ambitious, enlightening, original, challenging, and a feast for the senses.”