Editor’s Letter

Focused by Karen Offutt.

Editor’s Letter | Endless Experiments

The show includes some 100 works. A few of them are the familiar, showstopping masterworks depicting the ballet, and they are exquisite. But even more memorable are the many drawings, sketches, and studies assembled here as evidence of Degas’ relentless experimentation.
Brown’s Wash by Andy Taylor.

Editor’s Letter | Gaining Inspiration

Now there’s a phrase—“go in giving”—that’s worth taking to heart, especially during this time of year, and not just as it relates to the art world. Whether you’re an artist or an art lover or both, it’s an inspiring message to remember.
Story Time for Three by Rosalind Cook in Edmond, OK.

Editor’s Letter | Our Collector’s Issue

Welcome to our annual collector’s issue. It’s become our tradition here at Southwest Art to focus each October not just on artists who are worth your attention, but also on more detailed information about buying—and living with—original art.