Pinnacles National Park Plein Air painting by Stefan Baumann
This video is about Pinicales National Monument trailer for the National PBS Television show. This ground breaking show is the only one of its kind that features a different National Parks Every week. The paintings of Stefan Baumann reveal the true spirit of nature by transporting the viewer to distant lands that have gone unseen and undisturbed. With the huge success of Baumann’s weekly PBS television series, “The Grand View, America’s National Parks through the Eyes of an Artist,” millions of people witness for themselves the magic Stefan portrays on canvas, his passion for nature and the American landscape. By distilling his love of nature into luminous paintings of brilliant, saturated color that transcends conventional landscape and wildlife art, Baumann has captured the hearts and imaginations of generations.
Baumann’s art speaks for itself; elegant and mysterious, exciting and bold. His paintings capture the mood and magic of a landscape that comes from his own imagination. Stefan believes that painting transforms a beautiful image into silent poetry which evokes the emotional response of romantic prose that speaks to one’s inner self. Each painting becomes an experience rather than merely a picture; it is a vivid manifestation of his special and personal union with nature and the outdoor world. Through his mastery of light, color, and artful composition, Baumann invites you to experience nature in its purity. It is no wonder that for many years distinguished American collectors, including former American presidents and financial icons have sought out his work.