Author Archives: ccarpenter

Magnificent Obsession | Shannon Robinson

Shannon Robinson Evergreen, CO What kind of artwork do you collect? My collection consists mainly of oil paintings and sculpture. The collection is somewhat eclectic in that I collect both representational and abstracts. Most of my works are by artists in Colorado and this region, including Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, California, and Washington. But I […]

Magnificent Obsession | Jay and Mary Linda Strotkamp

Jay and Mary Linda Strotkamp Laguna Beach, CA   What kind of artwork do you collect? The majority of our collection is contemporary representational paintings with a focus on American plein-air artists. We also collect bronze sculptures. How would you describe your approach to collecting? A shared passion for a work of art is our […]

Magnificent Obsession | Duffy and Tina Oyster

Duffy and Tina Oyster Dallas, TX   What kind of artwork do you collect? We collect primarily deceased artists: western art and the Taos Founders. Our favorites are Joseph Sharp, E. Irving Couse, E. Martin Hennings, William Robinson Leigh, Frederic Remington, and Charles M. Russell. We also collect living artists, early American artists, and French […]