Feature Articles

If you’ve been searching for art articles on the best talent in the West, look no further. Here you’ll find articles about art and artists as well as collections of themed works. You’ll find our art magazine articles reprinted here in full and with bonus artwork images we couldn’t fit in our printed pages. Check back often to find the most current art articles highlighting upcoming art events you don’t want to miss and explore new artists and techniques as each month we gather a collection of works from different artists all on a single theme.

Buying at Auction

Heads turned last summer when sales at the fifth annual Coeur d’Alene Art Auction, ID, topped $8 million. In front of an enthusiastic crowd numbering close to 900, some 96 percent of the artworks, many of them wildlife paintings, found buyers. Across the country, in New York, NY, Christie’s International sold a whopping $33.9...

Native American Art

Squash Blossom by Tony Abeyta By Margaret L. Brown This special issue of Southwest Art takes you on a journey through more than a hundred years of Native American art, from early 20th-century legends such as potters Nampeyo and Margaret Tafoya to contemporary artists whose works demand new definitions and perceptions of Indian art....