• ANDREI KUSHNIR, a plein air painter for over thirty five years, has exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States. His works have been shown in exhibitions juried by curators from the National Gallery of Art, National Museum of American Art, Hirshhorn Museum, and the Corcoran Gallery.
  • He has been an elected member of the Salmagundi Club NYC, is an elected member of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters, a signature member of the National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, and a member of Oil Painters of America. He is also an official Coast Guard Artist.
  •   His work is in the public collections of the US Coast Guard, DC Commission on Arts and Humanities, Museum of Florida’s Art and Culture, Museum of Virginia's History & Culture, Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, University of Maryland Global Campus, the University Club, Washington DC and in numerous private collections around the world.
  •           Andrei's work is unique in that he is a true plein-air painter, he carries no camera or drawing equipment, His gift is to absorb and express what is happening in the moment, at the place. He paints with a unique intensity. This ability to focus is what gives his paintings a sense of shared experience.
  •           Several videos of Andrei on YouTube provide more information about him and his work (see below).

  •           Andrei's biography is one of the few Washington, D.C. artist's biographies deemed notable for inclusion in the international internet Wikipedia:  

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