A visit with William Whitaker at his studio in Provo, UT
Vincent Xeus’ chiaroscuro style is reminiscent of paintings by 17th-century Dutch masters like Rembrandt and Vermeer. But Xeus is quick to point out that there are other strong influences at play, such as works by contemporary masters Gerhard Richter, Odd Nerdrum, Francis Bacon, and Antonio López Garcia.
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Not your grandmother’s still life
Howard Post portrays the West from a different, quieter perspective, capturing the more intimate view of the region that a lifelong rancher and cowboy experiences day in and day out.
Meet a few of the artists recognized in this year’s Pastel 100 competition
Still-life painter Joan Potter left the mean streets of New York City to pursue her art in the southwest. “I thought the architecture was so unique in Santa Fe, after living in Manhattan, and the sky was this Mediterranean blue. It was beautiful,” Potter says. “That was it. I was a goner.”
Creating visual poetry
a visit with Ethelinda at her studio in Santa Fe, NM. “My studio is a sanctuary. It is important for it to be quiet, well lit, and spacious,” she says.
In our May issue we meet six artists that use the still-life as the inspirations for their compositions.