Michael Bruner is an artist living and working in rural Illinois, United States. Michael was born and raised in Indiana and received a B.F.A and M.F.A. from Indiana State University, studying under Leroy Lamis, Dick Hay, and Charles Reddington.
"I’m a solitary person. My art is something for which I am fully responsible. It belongs to me. I have always approached my art in that I don’t owe anything to anyone in this one part of my life. I do what I want, how I want to do it. If others view it favorably - outstanding."