Dustin Van Wechel has been earning serious recognition in the 12 years since he decided to devote himself full time to fine art. His work is on view in Masters of the American West—the annual event at Los Angeles’ Autry National Center.
In celebration of what would have been the 100th anniversary of Houser’s birth, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City is showcasing Houser’s influence on other artists in the exhibition Allan Houser and His Students. The exhibit portrays the distinguished artist as teacher and mentor and runs through May 11.
Ewoud de Groot is known in both the Netherlands and the United States for his contemporary wildlife works ranging from portrayals of lumbering moose resting in calm water to birds of prey soaring ominously toward the viewer.
Pauline Roche honors the creative process and is fast becoming known for works depicting people involved in artistic pursuits. Such works offer Roche the chance to capture people enthralled and in the moment, she says.
Josh Clare speaks of beginning to discover a distinctive style of translating visual beauty—and, he believes, spiritual truth—into a language of paint. He has gained a growing collector following and won a number of awards, including first and second place, artists’ choice, and best of show, at plein-air invitational and juried exhibitions around the...
Artist Robert Louis Caldwell expresses a lifelong love of nature in his drawings and paintings.
Painter David Mensing expresses the landscape as the work of the divine.
Texas artist Mary Ross Buchholz honors the traditions of western life through her remarkable pencil drawings, which document the animals, people, and everyday life of a working ranch.
David Grossmann paints magical, minimalist landscapes with his ethereal, distinct visual voice.
Painter Lindsey Bittner Graham evokes the spirit of equine beauty and strength