Author Archives: Southwest Art

Albert Scharf, April Moon 875, oil, 55 x 42.

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The artist is bringing a new series of 12 paintings to Giacobbe-Fritz Fine Art to display from June 23 to July 7. The opening reception is held on Friday, June 23, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Kathy Beekman, Up on the Hill, pastel, 23 x 30.

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In a solo show at Canyon Road Contemporary, Beekman presents a new body of work to celebrate 11 years of representation. The show, titled Landscape’s Edge, opens Friday, July 28, with an artist’s reception from 5 to 7 p.m.

Kathleen Hudson, Pig Pen, oil, 12 x 12.

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Mountains have always captivated Hudson, and not just as an artist. She studied medieval history and literature at Harvard University and devoted her thesis to their spiritual role in narratives. For Hudson herself, now 30, alpine country offers a quiet refuge.

John Taft, Cooling Down, oil, 16 x 20.

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The artist strives to bring out each of these themes in his subtle western landscapes. Taft presents his newest work in his fourth solo show at Vail International Gallery this month.