Southwest Art Blog

Hear directly from the editors of Southwest Art in this art blog. Discussions of how to begin an art collection are found here as well as reflections on the latest contemporary American artists creating landscape paintings, still life paintings, and more. We delve into cowboy art and Native American art too, plus updates on art competitions, art shows, art exhibitions, and more.

Free eBook on Portrait Artist Rising Stars

Portrait artists have the stunning ability to paint and draw peoples’ likenesses. In the scheme of things, this is one of the most powerful abilities a representational artist has. In our Southwest Art Collector’s Guide to Portraiture & Portrait Artist Rising Stars, you get a roadmap to this genre and knowledge of an exciting...

Contemporary Plein Air Painters from Southwest Art

New Plein Air Painting Resource Guide

Southwest Art Collector’s Guide to Contemporary Plein Air Painters is the latest resource guide created by the editors and writers of Southwest Art magazine that focuses specifically on plein air artists in the contemporary art world. In Southwest Art Collector’s Guide to Contemporary Plein Air Painters, you will find a portfolio-style review of four...

Free eBook on Collecting Contemporary Sculpture

Explore the unique sculptures being created by today’s most intriguing 3d sculpture artists in Collecting Contemporary Sculpture: Southwest Art Sculpture Artists to Watch. In this free eBook, you will find statue art formed and shaped by today’s most promising artists, so that you can appreciate their work for yourself and perhaps take steps to...