By Bonnie Gangelhoff When Bryan Mark Taylor was growing up in Utah, backpacking, fishing, and camping in the mountains were an important part of his life. Reflecting back on those times, Taylor says he has no doubt that today his love of painting outdoors is tied to the warm memories associated with these childhood...
By Bonnie Gangelhoff Even in his youth, Jeff Legg was drawn to an Old World style of art apprenticeship, absorbing all he could on a one-to-one basis from an artist mentor—in his case, art professor Darrell Dishman in Legg’s home state of Missouri. The young painter later went on to complete demanding classical drawing...
Western art in the 1940s Proud Legacy: 150 Years of Western Art
searching for modern metaphors
For collectors Rich Schell and Greg Wragge, the focus is on art both at home and at work
Steamboat Pastures by Gordon Brown Coors Western Art Show Results More than 1,000 people attended the 15th annual Coors Western Art Exhibit & Sale at the National Western Stock Show in Denver in January. Best of Show went to featured artist Gordon Brown for his oil painting steamboat pastures, which was purchased for the...
Gabor Svagrik, Rudi Klimpert, and Stephanie Frostad
In his pastel still lifes, Robert Peterson distills objects to their essence
Utah painter Andrzej Skorut expresses his emotions in his serene landscapes
Oklahoma artist Brent Greenwood connects with his Indian heritage in a contemporary way