Peter Van Breda was born in Zimbabwe in 1957. He has lived in Britain for over twenty years. This has given him an appreciation of the vagaries of the two vastly different lifestyles.
The energy and vitality in his work come from his fresh approach to the different cultures.
Peter is a plein-air artist committed to his chosen subject. He is able to express his unique approach to light and atmosphere.
He enjoys travelling to dynamic towns and cities in Europe, to capture their essence with his distinctive style. Many of his current paintings feature the rich cultural life of Venice and London.
Peter works from his Sussex-based studio. He has exhibited extensively in many solo and mixed contemporary modern art exhibitions at notable British galleries.
Visitors worldwide collect his art.