Emerging Artists

Art collectors interested in learning about today’s top emerging artists can find everything they need right here. These hot, new emerging artists encompass a wide variety of styles and genres, including plein-air painting, landscapes, still lifes, wildlife, western paintings, and more. Many of these emerging contemporary artists have won awards in highly respected art competitions. You’ll also learn about the many galleries for emerging artists—a great source for purchasing artworks by these rising stars.

Charis Congail, Butterfly Waiting, oil, 34 x 22.

Emerging Artists | Charis Congail

The figurative painter always looks to her models for clues about their inner “questions” and emotions—qualities she can then capture in her classical realist paintings to communicate something about the human condition.
Inna Cherneykina, Autumn, oil, 24 x 18.

Emerging Artists | Inna Cherneykina

For Russian native Inna Cherneykina, flowers embody the beauty of nature, and while she enjoys painting nature’s other exquisite offerings, it’s the chance to portray flowers in virtually endless arrangements that lures her back to her easel again and again.
John MacDonald, Harvest Moon, oil, 16 x 12.

Emerging Artists | John MacDonald

MacDonald, a former illustrator, sources nearly all of his plein-air imagery within just a few miles of his home in rural western Massachusetts, where ubiquitous woods and streams offer him a daily dose of inspiration.