Author Archives: Southwest Art

Mejo Okon, The Reverend, oil, 12 x 12.

Mejo Okon | In Living Color

At the age of 65 and advantageously based in Albuquerque, NM, Mejo Okon is delighted to be painting these willing western subjects every day in dramatic, realistic compositions that are as richly glowing as a classic Technicolor western movie.
Kyle Polzin, Iron & Indigo, oil, 19 x 15.

Show Preview | Polzin & Peters

This month, new still-life paintings by Kyle Polzin hang from Thursday, July 5, through Sunday, July 15, at the gallery’s Jackson, WY, location. Then, for 10 days beginning on Thursday, July 19, western landscape paintings by Robert Peters take the limelight.
Tamar Kander, Point of Departure, mixed media, 36 x 36.

Show Preview | Axton & Kander

In their latest bodies of work, on view this month in a two-person show at Ventana Fine Art, artists John Axton and Tamar Kander continue to plumb the depths of memory, imagination, and the subconscious.