Olaf Schneider

Olaf Schneider acquired a strong foundational education in art while working full time at age 21 with Canada’s leading outdoor advertising company. Painting very large scale pictorials with some of the worlds seasoned fine artists.
His art education has continued with independent and occasional formal studies in oil painting. The resulting works display his affinity for the classical tradition. Olaf is a prolific Canadian painter inspired by the power and diversity of the northern landscape. An explorer by nature, the artist travels across North America, gaining inspiration and discovering new colour combinations by painting on location.  His large-scale canvases are necessarily created in the studio.