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.

Magnificent Obsession | Richard and Carole Tapper

Richard and Carole Tapper Romeo, MI   What kind of artwork do you collect? We collect mostly bronzes and oil paintings, although we have several other forms of art. How would you describe your approach to collecting? Our approach to collecting is to buy art that is visually appealing to us....

Magnificent Obsession | Joyce and Roland Jones

Joyce and Roland Jones Clifton, TX What kind of artwork do you collect? Mostly contemporary western painting. We also have quite a bit of sculpture. How would you describe your approach to collecting? If my heart doesn’t speed up [when I see a certain piece], I just keep walking. Something has...

Magnificent Obsession | Tim Newton

Tim Newton Long Island, NY   What kind of artwork do you collect? Paintings, sculptures, and drawings. Early on I was interested in fine artists who do maritime work. Now I am broader in my collecting and have paintings such as western landscapes by Clyde Aspevig, wildlife works by Jim Morgan,...

Magnificent Obsession | Shannon Robinson

Shannon Robinson Evergreen, CO What kind of artwork do you collect? My collection consists mainly of oil paintings and sculpture. The collection is somewhat eclectic in that I collect both representational and abstracts. Most of my works are by artists in Colorado and this region, including Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, California,...