Oil Painters of America comes of age
When Jeremy Lipking first appeared in our pages eight years ago, he was only 26 years old, and already the art community in Southern California was abuzz about this amazing figurative artist with talent reminiscent of John Singer Sargent. Lipking has gone on to win a string of prestigious national awards for his sensitive...
A California couple goes to great lengths to protect their artwork
A Hill Country couple opens their sculpture garden to the public
Eleven insiders offer perspectives on the current economy's impact on the art world
By Antonio Lopez Clark Tenakhongva, Palhick Mana (Water Maiden) , 20 x 13. Traditional Kachina Carving Clark Tenakhongva Although Clark Tenakhongva once carved more contemporary “action figure”-style kachinas, he takes a hard line regarding the religious purity of the art form. He started carving at 12 years of age when he was initiated into...
March is high season in Palm Desert
The Renwick Gallery By Kenneth R. Trapp This essay by Kenneth R. Trapp, head of the Renwick Gallery, is excerpted from Skilled Work: American Craft in the Renwick Gallery, which was published earlier this year to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the opening of the Renwick Gallery in Washington, DC. A visitor to the...
The Masters of the American West exhibition at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage in Los Angeles is quickly becoming a tradition.
Western art in the 1970s