Arizona painter Kenn Backhaus strives to move beyond conventional visual meaning in his landscapes and other scenes
Arizona artist Douglas Diehl paints the sturdiness and strength of the landscape
Utah’s Randall Lake brings a 19th-century approach to his 21st-century paintings
By Bonnie Gangelhoff Dan Gerhartz pays homage to the artistic tradition of Romanticism in his expressive paintings, which highlight the incandescence of female beauty. The 44-year-old Wisconsin native studied at the American Academy of Art in Chicago and has gone on to earn numerous awards and honors. Yet one of his career’s most memorable...
JOHN NIETO By Bonnie Gangelhoff John Nieto has always brought a contemporary eye to classic western motifs. Whether portraying Native Americans or animals, his dramatic, often electric canvases make the viewer sit up and take notice. Nieto maintains that his art “is more the result of an emotional involvement with my subject matter than...
Pam Ingalls infuses everyday scenes with color and light
There’s a whole black-and-white world underneath a colorful painting
With 13 one-man shows this year and counting, this Texas sculptor is constantly on the move
An exhibit looks at the photographer as an artist in the museums
Arizona sculptor Susan Kliewer portrays the renowned potter in clay