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Hot off the presses, updates in the art world are found here from the pages of Southwest Art. You’ll discover milestones from American artists across the country, happenings in Native American art, cowboy art, Southwestern art, art events, art shows, auction reports and more. Guides on recent publications that can help you grow and evolve your art collection are here as well as art gallery updates so you stay in the know. Plus our On the Scene reports from Across the West straight from the staff of Southwest Art. All the news about art: online and just a click away in this easily navigable archive.

Recent Books | December 2000

By Donna Tennant Under the Sun: A Sonoran Desert Odyssey As a longtime professional pilot for the Navajo Nation, Adriel Heisey was inspired by the beauty of the land during his many flights over the Southwest and, in particular, over the Sonoran Desert. He’d carried a camera with him in the cockpits of planes...

Milestones August 1999

Mountain Infinity by William Wendt Museum News The board of trustees of the Eastern Washington State Historical Society and its Cheney Cowles Museum  in Spokane, WA, has named Jane Johnson to replace Glenn Mason as chief executive officer.  Johnson assumed her new position July 1. She was formerly vice president for university advancement at...

Recent Books | March 2001

By Donna Tennant Sister Wendy’s American Collection By Sister Wendy Beckett British nun and art historian Sister Wendy Beckett has achieved worldwide fame through her popular art appreciation books and PBS television specials. In her latest work, she travels to the United States to explore the collections of six top museums: the Metropolitan Museum...

May 2007 | News Beat

Haskie Wins at Heard Indian Market
Arizona-based jeweler Vernon Haskie (Navajo) won Best of Show at the Heard Museum...

Out & About
Chiaroscuro Contemporary Art in Santa Fe, NM, has changed its name to Gebert Contemporary….

Altermann Auction Tops $1 Million