Nathan Brandner was born and raised in Northeastern Wisconsin. Attending the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point he graduated in a timely fashion with a degree in fine art. Following his graduation he enrolled in a summer course at the Florence Academy of Art to pursue his passion for classical art and unlock the secrets of the old masters. Returning stateside he took his education further yet, training at the Academy of Fine Art in Wisconsin and currently resides back in northeastern Wisconsin. Nathan currently pursues his art full time and co-runs a gallery/studio.