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 | Charles and Jeanette White

Charles and Jeanette White Barrington, IL   What kind of artwork do you collect? Contemporary southwestern. We collect living artists, though a couple of them have since died. When we say contemporary, we mean from about 1960 to present. We probably have 30 pieces by John Nieto. Dan Namingha, Inger Jirby,...

Upcoming Event | Grand Canyon Celebration of Art

Grand Canyon, AZ | On September 10, artists converge upon the Grand Canyon and begin painting en plein air for the third annual Grand Canyon Celebration of Art. This year’s show expands to include painting along the North Rim of the canyon as well as the South Rim. From September 10...

Upcoming Event | Fall Classics Show

Hamilton, MT | Ponderosa Art Gallery hosts its 28th annual Fall Classics Show this month. This year’s event features more than 75 works by top painters and sculptors from across the country. The show presents a variety of genres, including figurative, still-life, landscape, western, and wildlife works. Among the participating artists...

Upcoming Event | Milt Kobayashi at Meyer Gallery

Santa Fe, NM | From July 22 through August 4, Meyer Gallery presents new oil paintings by Milt Kobayashi. Kobayashi’s subjects are people from another time and place—strange, yet familiar—urban dwellers lost in thought, as they take a momentary respite from routine. An opening reception takes place from 5 to 7...