American, 20th century, male.
Painter. Genre scenes, local scenes.
Harold Bruder studied at the Cooper Union in New York. He began exhibiting in 1962. Since 1968, he has been part of a revival of the American realist tradition, as practised by post 19th-century American academic painters. Like them, Bruder paints scenes of everyday life in a verist, almost photographic style, producing a seemingly objective portrayal of American life in the 1970s....