AAC Issue 12

Past Issue

Western Art Collector #12

August 2008

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102

Shonto Begay

Edge of the Rez

110

Roseta Santiago

Artifacts of time

118

William Matthews

Western pictorials

124

Jeff C. Legg

Inanimate beauty

128

Michael Coleman

Legacy of Yellowstone

134

P.A. Nisbet

At water's edge

140

Howard Post

The Western landscape

144

Nicholas Coleman

On the wild side

148

Arturo Chavez

Western vistas

152

Dan Young

Paintings near and far

156

Chuck Sabatino

Southwestern flair

160

Sharron Evans

Bright Angel Trail

164

Glenn Dean

Desert simplicity

168

Tony Abeyta

Native storytelling

196

Coeur d'Alene Art Auction

New work by contemporary artists and historic Western masters sets an all-time record with over $37 million in sales.

202

SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market

Nearly 100,000 people from all over the world are expected to meet in Santa Fe for this annual market.

206

Western Rendezvous of Art

Artists from across the nation meet under Montana's Big Sky.

206

Cody Old West Show and Auction

Devoted collectors and dealers prove that quality sells.

210

Maynard Dixon Country

A premier gathering spot for painters to create, meet and celebrate art.

210

Through Rain or Shine

Prescott's Western heritage shone through at the 34th annual Phippen Museum Western Art Show and Sale.

212

The West via the South

Eiteljorg Museum's Western Art Society hits the road in search of the South’s most Western roots.

216

Prix de West

Prestigious invitational art sales total over $4 million opening night.

172

Curt Mattson, Rock Newcomb

Perspectives of the West

176

Dustin Payne, Vic Payne

Molding a family legacy

180

Visions of the West

One show, 24 artists

186

Fall classics

Over 100 new works

192

Western classics

Original masterpieces and sculptures

196

Banded together

Aesthetic of bands and stripes

30

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide

Western Art Coming Available for Sale Coast to Coast

30

The Savvy Collector's

Preview Guide to Western Art Coming Available for Sale Coast to Coast

40

Follow the Western Art Trail

Western Art Collector's Calendar to Major Upcoming Events, Sales and Auctions

42

Follow the Western Art Trail Calendar

Western Art Collector's Guide to Major Upcoming Events, Sales and Auctions

60

West of Western

A ranch in Jackson Hole offers the perfect setting for Bill Healey's collection of all things Western.

64

Native American Jewelry: How to Collect

Part 2 of this series explores how to collect silver jewelry of the Navajo and Pueblo Indians.

70

Art Lover's Guide

In this issue we spotlight Santa Fe, New Mexico, a collector's paradise and one of the largest art markets in the country. Study our map so you can plan your art walk route and read which galleries are showing work by your favorite artists.

70

Jackson Hole Art News

All eyes are on Jackson Hole as it gears up for the pinnacle of its art season.

82

Jackson Hole Art News

This leading art spot is in full swing with diverse selections for every palette.

42

Answering the Call of the Wild

Tim Shinabarger's passion for wildlife extends to his sculptures.

44

A New Breed of Painter

From veterinarian to painter, John Fawcett brings passion to the canvas. By John Geraghty

50

Equine Beauty

Horses are symbols of the pioneer spirit of the West. By John O'Hern

52

A, B, Cs to Collecting Western Art

Noted collector gives us an insider's perspective on the Western art market. By Judson C. Ball

56

Gateway to the West

Viewing the frontier as a cultural crossroad. By James Nottage

Galleries in this Issue









Autry National Center

Autry National Center

CA

B & R Fine Art Gallery

B & R Fine Art Gallery

CA

Claggettt Rey Gallery

Claggettt Rey Gallery

CO

Larry Fanning Studios

Larry Fanning Studios

CO



The Art Spirit Gallery of Fine Art

The Art Spirit Gallery of Fine Art

ID


Bronze Montana Studio

Bronze Montana Studio

MT


Journeys West Gallery

Journeys West Gallery

MT

Western Rendezvous or Art

Western Rendezvous or Art

MT







The Meyer East Gallery

The Meyer East Gallery

NM


American Plains Artists

American Plains Artists

TX


Meet Mother/Daughter Sculptors

Meet Mother/Daughter Sculptors

TX




Whistle Pik Galleries

Whistle Pik Galleries

TX


Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale

Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale

WY


Horizon Fine Art Gallery

Horizon Fine Art Gallery

WY

Jackson Hole Art Auction

Jackson Hole Art Auction

WY

Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce

Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce

WY

Mountain Trails Gallery

Mountain Trails Gallery

WY


West Lives On Gallery

West Lives On Gallery

WY

Western Visions National Museum of Wildlife Art

Western Visions National Museum of Wildlife Art

WY