Art Events & Show Previews

Our Show Previews and Auction Previews offer in-depth coverage of the top art events happening in the West and beyond. Each month, the editors zero in on some of the most important openings, invitationals, exhibitions, auctions, fairs, festivals, and more around the country. We offer substantial information about each event, along with plenty of big, beautiful images of works that are in the show. Click on the links below to get great information on every event we’ve covered.

H. David Wright, At the French Post, oil, 34 x 23, collection of Carla and Mike Leppert.

Show Preview | Quest for the West

The 14th annual Quest for the West Art Show and Sale at the Eiteljorg Museum features around 170 traditional and contemporary works that represent the very best in the western art genre today, all displayed in the elegant yet relaxed environs of the only museum of its kind in the Midwest....

Carl Rungius, Alaskan Wilderness, oil, 40 x 50. Estimate: $400,000-$600,000.

Show Preview | Jackson Hole Art Auction

Presented by Trailside Galleries and Gerald Peters Gallery, the reputable Jackson Hole Art Auction has always been known for its stellar wildlife offerings, and those offerings are better than ever at this year's sale.
Mary Ann Cherry, Young Dancer, oil, 24 x 18.

Show Preview | Women Artists of the West

Women Artists of the West heads to Mary Williams Fine Arts in Boulder, CO, this month for its 49th annual national juried exhibition. With more than 100 paintings and sculptures on view, including pieces by 23 Master Signature members, the show runs the gamut in mediums, subjects, and styles.
Mark Eberhard, Steller’s Jays in Aspens, oil, 40 x 40.

Show Preview | Mark Eberhard

A majority of Mark Eberhard’s 11 new, nature-inspired oil paintings—on view at Astoria Fine Art in Jackson, WY—depict the avian creatures he has become so well known for portraying with accuracy, grace, wit, and realism.