The world's oldest watercolor paintings date back to paleolithic cave paintings in southern France, but the art form didn’t grow roots as an artistic mainstay until thousands of years later, thanks to early watercolor masters like Albrecht Dürer.
In the following pages we shine the spotlight on fine artists who hail from Canada.
Congratulations to the 131 artists chosen as winners of North Light Books' Eighth Annual Drawing Competition!
As you continue your quest for art that speaks to your soul, let this section of collectible fine artworks be a guide.
Don't let the term "emerging" fool you. Although the artists in the following pages are just beginning to garner recognition on the national level, these gifted individuals definitely aren't rookies.
It’s irrefutable: Art and New Mexico are inextricably linked. Many celebrated artists, from Georgia O’Keeffe to Ernest Blumenschein, permanently re-rooted themselves in New Mexico, so transfixed were they by its infinite inspiration.
Although women have been creating Art for centuries, they have historically been overshadowed by their male counterparts. A brief look back, however, unearths some incredible women in art!