17 Modern Beach Paintings

Brooklyn, New York, and part-time Lake Michigan artist George Schmidt tells us about his contemporary-meets-coastal style.

  • Print
  • |
  • Email
In the Yard
George Schmidt

In the Yard

Ink on paper, 12” x 12”

“He’s scoping out the waves at the beach in front of his house, wondering if it’s peaked or if it’s still building. This is something we do often enough in Michigan, where—don’t laugh—we surf!”



More Ways To Get Coastal Living



JavaScript must be enabled to use this Calendar module.

Top 21 Beaches, Coast to Coast

Plan your summer getaway now: From white strands to secret coves, we've found the ultimate spots by the shore, plus fabulous lodging so you can stay as long as you like.

The Cove Beach, Cape May, New Jersey