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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.

Milestones September 1999

The Portland Art Museum acquired seven significant works of art, including a major landscape painting by Paul Cézanne titled Paris: Quai de Bercy-La Halle aux Vin. The acquisitions also include paintings by noted American artists Thomas Moran and David Salle. The new works will be permanently installed in the museum’s renovated 240,000-square-foot space, which is scheduled for completion in August 2000.

Recent Books | September 1997

Wolf Walking By Donna Tennant Wolf Walking By Edwin Daniels Illustrated by Judi Rideout This is the first book to feature paintings by Rideout, one of North America’s best-known wildlife painters. She has won numerous awards for her popular wolf paintings with their intricate details and piercing eyes. Daniels’ text explores legends of the wolf […]

Recent Books | April 2001

By Donna Tennant The Frederic Remington Art Museum Collection By Brian W. Dippie Though born and raised on the East Coast, Frederic Remington’s work is synonymous with the American West. His paintings and sculptures defined the region and gave it a mythological lure that exists to this day. Remington is also a controversial figure; many […]

Recent Books | April 1998

By Donna Tennant Our Saints Among Us: 400 Years of New Mexican Devotional Art By Barbe Awalt and Paul Rhetts Barbe Awalt and Paul Rhetts began collecting devotional art—santos, retablos, and bultos—in the mid-1980s. After moving to Albuquerque, NM, in 1990, they stepped up their acquisitions and began educating themselves further on the subject. In […]

Milestones August 1997

10th Mountain Division by Chris Navarro Tidbits Internationally known sculptor and educator David Deming has been named dean of the College of Fine Arts at the University of Texas at Austin. Deming’s large-scale works have been exhibited at museums and galleries from New York, NY, to Los Angeles, CA. He has taught at the University […]