Brad Blackman - Morning Mist. acrylic on canvas, 22 x 24 inches. 2015

Abstract Fine Art Paintings by Brad Blackman, Nashville Artist

I would love to work with you closely to create something unique.Exploring man’s mortality and search for peace, Brad Blackman paints abstract-realist landscapes and compositions.

This uniquely evolving body of work has been seen in places as diverse as his native Nashville and Florence, Italy.

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Recent Work

Brad Blackman - Morning Mist. acrylic on canvas, 22 x 24 inches. 2015

Morning Mist

acrylic on canvas. 20 x 24 inches - Prints start at $90

Brad Blackman - The Battle of Hoth, acrylic on canvas, 2015. 14 x 11 inches

The Battle of Hoth

acrylic on canvas. 14 x 11 inches - Prints $70

Brad Blackman - Ireland, acrylic on canvas, 2015. 12 x 12 inches


acrylic on canvas, 12 x 12 inches. 2015 - Original $259 - Prints $70

Black Submarines, painted by Greg and Brad Blackman, February 2015

Black Submarines

acrylic on canvas, 12 x 12 inches. 2015 - $259 (value)

Blog Posts


Lipstick and Explosions at the Art Crawl

A surreal circus, delicate ceramic flowers, abstract florals, and a Cowboy Cookie make for a fun daddy-and-daughter night out.


Q&A with Salt & Sparkle

Let’s jump across the pond and do an interview with Nicky Cahill of Salt & Sparkle!

Downtown Nashville Art Crawl - August 2015

Review: First Saturday Art Crawl, August 2015

Celebrating the 9th year of the Downtown Nashville First Saturday Art Crawl in August 2015, my daughter and I took a little trip downtown.

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Abstract Art Has Been Around Longer Than You Think

Think abstract art is new? Think again. While it is about 100 years old on its own, we’ve seen abstract art for hundreds of years now.

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Understanding Abstract Art

Abstract art is easier to understand when you realize that it exists somewhere in a three-point continuum between reality, meaning, and pure imagery.

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Color Mixology: the art of mixing colors

Mixing things is fundamental to human creativity. Color is no exception. Here are some of my go-to color mixes.

Painting with Complementary Colors

Painting with Complementary Colors

Using colors opposite each other on the color wheel is a a powerful way to create a dramatic painting.