AAC Issue 21

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Western Art Collector #21

May 2009

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72

Homage to the West

Annual Summer Show marks the end to another flourishing art season.

78

Three visions

Group show spotlights works by Jeff Legg, Veryl Goodnight and Chauncey Homer.

82

Celebration of art

Sixth annual Anniversary Show spotlights new works by 12 artists.

86

Jerry Jordan and Brent Lawrence

Gone with the Southwest

90

Trio of masters

Group show features three renowned artists.

94

Expressions of the past, present and future

Trio expresses their talents using mediums.

98

Wide open spaces

Three unique visions of the West presented on canvas.

20

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide to Western Art Coming Available for Sale Coast to Coast



26

Follow the Western Art Trail Calendar

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

28

Tribute to Bill Burford (1936-2009)



48

The State of the Art in New Mexico



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SOLD!

Who's buying whose art they first saw in this magazine.

34

Masterpiece in the Making

Experience the development of a new major work by Z.S. Liang from research to completion. By John Geraghty

42

Visions of the West

For over a hundred years photographers have tried to document the majestic yet disappearing landscape of the American West. By John O'Hern

Auction and Event Previews


104

Taos Masters

Christie's looks to repeat last May’s success with a new grouping of rare paintings from the best of the Taos Society of Artists.

112

45 years and Going Strong

Texas Art Gallery celebrates continued success with Spring Show & Sale featuring fine art from renowned deceased artists and today's top contemporary Western artists.

118

Northwest by New York

The Sotheby's May sale of American Indian Art includes important artifacts from the Milton and Frieda Rosenthal Collection.

126

Wild at Heart

Wild at Heart: Selections from the National Museum of Wildlife Art travels to the Booth Western Art Museum this spring.

140

American Masters

North America's finest artists return to New York City for second annual Fine Art Show and Sale at the Salmagundi Club.

Auction and Event Reports


132

Beyond Face Value

Exhibition of portraits made by American Indian artists convey cultural information and other social commentary.

136

Western Heritage

Phippen Museum celebrates 25th anniversary during its annual Western Art Show and Sale.


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Dennis Ziemienski

The iconic West

68

Don Tiller

Connections

122

March Finds

Christie's March sale of Fine American Paintings yielded over $1.6 million in sales, including several important sales of historic Western art.

124

Spring Success

Western art from the Lineberry Collection pushes Sotheby's Mid-season sale over $2 million.

144

Sensational Night of Sales

The G. Harvey exhibition at The Legacy Gallery in Scottsdale was a resounding success, with over $1.5 million in sales in one evening.

146

Desert Jewel

Nearly 20,000 people attended Arizona's largest Indian market at the Heard Museum to experience the best, brightest and direction of contemporary Native art.

148

Marin Mainstay

The 25th annual Marin Show: Art of the Americas was a hit with both collectors and dealers.

153

Focus: Native American Rugs and Pottery


Galleries in this Issue






Rive Gauche Art Galleries

Rive Gauche Art Galleries

AZ

Settlers West Galleries

Settlers West Galleries

AZ


Western Rendezous of Art

Western Rendezous of Art

MT







Nedra Matteucci Galleries

Nedra Matteucci Galleries

NM


National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

OK

A & S Auction Company

A & S Auction Company

TX

Heritage Auction Galleries

Heritage Auction Galleries

TX






Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Buffalo Bill Historical Center

WY