Christian Brechneff

Christian Brechneff
Jacques Burkhardt

Born in the former Belgian Congo in 1950, Christian Brechneff was educated in Switzerland, England, and the United States. In 1975, he received his master of art degree from the Royal College of Art in London. He shows regularly in Basel and Zurich, and Three Oceans, his one-man show in New York in 2001, was with Salander-O’Reilly Galleries. He is also the author of Homage: Encounters with the East, a book of travel drawings published in 2007.

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The Greek House

Christian Brechneff with Tim Lovejoy
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A richly rewarding narrative about a young painter’s love affair with the Greek island of Sifnos When Christian Brechneff first set foot on the Greek island...

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