One of our 10 artists to watch in 2009
Jim Carson's grand canvases capture the western narrative in glorious images
By Bonnie Gangelhoff ART EDUCATION: Bachelor of fine arts from Brigham Young University in Rexburg, ID. STYLE: A blend between impressionism and realism. MOST INTERESTING THING ABOUT THE WAY YOU WORK: My studio is open to the public and people come through as I paint. SECOND-CHOICE CAREER: Architect. That’s what I started going to...
This excerpt from a new book on Robert Lougheed spotlights the painter's transition from illustrator to master western artist
California painter Jim McVicker is equally at home in a studio or on location
Call of the wilderness
Works in bronze, steel, glass, and rock by 10 artists from across the country
A painting project focused on Santa Barbara’s land grant ranches
David Schwindt, Slopes on the Little Colorado, oil, 8 x 10. By Mary Jo Pitzl Take 15 artists. Insert in two rafts. Add easels, canvases, assorted oils, acrylics, and watercolors. Send them down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. After eight days, remove from river, stash paintings in backpacks, and hike eight miles...