Architectural; Visual Arts: Fine Art, Illustration, Impressionism, Murals, Painting, Photography
Bradley Giles is a listed fine artist and has over 30 years experience in the custom fine art, themed entertainment, interior design, museum and private residential environments. With a degree in commercial art, Bradley is for the most part, a self-taught fine artist, drawing his inspiration for his painting techniques from master painters such as John Singer Sargent, Thomas Moran, Frederic Remington, Joseph Henry Sharp, N.C. Wyeth, Howard Pyle, Harvey Dunn, Frank E. Schoonover, Arthur Mathews, Howard Von Schmidt, Maynard Dixon, Albert Bierstadt, Howard Terpning, Tom Lovell, master paleo artists Zdenek Burian and Charles R. Knight.
The genres of Bradley’s paintings range from the atmospheric, historical epic scenes of the past, pastoral or ethereal landscapes, intimate portraits and emotionally gripping snapshots of environmental and historical statements of our past and present…with a visionary portal to our future world landscapes. Bradley has been commissioned to paint large-scale murals as well as various scenic / faux finishing projects for the Mandalay Bay, New York, New York, Luxor, Caesars Palace, Treasure Island, Las Vegas Hilton as well as many private estates throughout the United States.
Aside from his fine art paintings, Bradley’s other artistic specialties include a wide range of faux finishes, including stone, marble, wood, aged walls, organic custom textures and cement rock carving, painted sculpted animals and human figures, gold, silver and copper leafing, various metal patinas, Venetian Plaster, fine art landscape and portrait oil on canvas paintings, murals, painted decorative furniture, as well as custom oil on canvas and pencil architectural elevation paintings and drawings.
“Your depiction of Rafael Rivera surveying the Las Vegas valley in 1829 is a wonderful Painting. I thoroughly enjoy sharing your work with the many people that meet with me throughout the day. Your work fits perfectly with the renowned paintings from the Smithsonian Institution that hang alongside it. I am honored to be able to display your work in my office.” Harry Reid – Former United States Senate Majority Leader
Bradley’s paintings are on permanent exhibit with the City of Las Vegas public art collections – Las Vegas City Hall, at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Park, the Senate Hart Building in Washington D.C., were exhibited in the U.S Capitol, has been published in many books and articles, profiled in an ABC Channel 13 Las Vegas news segment and featured in Outdoor Nevada PBS Las Vegas.