AAC Issue 22

Past Issue

Western Art Collector #22

June 2009

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Tammy Garcia and Shelley Muzylowski Allen

Effigies in glass

130

Within the Land

Three talented landscape and wildlife artists share their new works.

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Felipe Castañeda and Julian Robles

Modern traditions

138

Tom Perkinson and Linda Tuma Robertson

Visual poets

142

Harry Greene and Marlene Rose

Abstract expressions

144

Gateway to the West

American Western Art Classics show features Western-themed works by some of today’s top contemporary artists.

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State of the Art: Oklahoma



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The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide

to Western Art Coming Available for Sale Coast to Coast

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Follow the Western Art Trail Calendar

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

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SOLD!

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

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The Real West

Western painter Tucker Smith contributes to the preservation of North America’s wilderness. By John Geraghty

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Symbols of the Land

Efforts to preserve the artistic traditions of Northwest Coast Indian art create objects of lasting beauty. By John O’Hern

Auction and Event Previews


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Roping a Good One

Altermann Galleries’ 27th annual auction kick-starts the Santa Fe art season.

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Collectibles from the Old and Modern West

Brian Lebel’s Cody Old West Show & Auction has a new location and a fresh focus.

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Grand Tradition

Oklahoma City embraces today’s top Western artists during the 36th annual Prix de West.

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Quarter Century of Excellence

The American Plains Artists 25th annual Juried Exhibit preserves the heritage and history of the Plains.

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Art From the Other Half

The annual Cowgirl Up! Invitational Show and Sale is becoming one of the premier Western art events.

Auction and Event Reports


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Records Shattered in Scottsdale

Historic and contemporary Western artists set Arizona auction records at annual Scottsdale Art Auction.

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Russell and Friends

The C.M. Russell Art Auction and Exhibitor Show finished as one of the top five best auctions since its inception in 1969.

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Mid-Season Form

Paintings by Roy Andersen and David Mann highlight Altermann Galleries’ March auction.


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Greg Scheibel

Subtle beauty

94

Francis Livingston

Desert reflection

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Robert Moore

Deep within the aspens

106

Keith McMasters

Breathing life into bronze

110

Kyle Paliotto

Listening to the land

112

Michael Workman

Colored atmospheres

114

Charles Fritz

Retracing the Lewis and Clark Expedition

118

Erin Rosen

Skies of Santa Fe

120

Nathan Solano

The American Experience

124

David Mensing

Eye on the sky

126

George Kovach

Texas in bloom

69

Bonus Sculpture Issue



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Visions of the West

Through bronze and stone, top sculptors capture the enduring spirit of an ever-changing West. By John O’Hern

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Sculpting the West

Top Western sculptors and the galleries that represent them discuss the popular and vibrant Western sculpture art market.

Galleries in this Issue





Netherwood Western Art

Netherwood Western Art

AZ

Rive Gauche Art Galleries

Rive Gauche Art Galleries

AZ

Settlers West Galleries

Settlers West Galleries

AZ




The Coeur D' Alene Galleries

The Coeur D' Alene Galleries

ID


Gibson Schweyen Gallery and Studio

Gibson Schweyen Gallery and Studio

MT



Western Rendezvous of Art

Western Rendezvous of Art

MT



Giacobbe Fritz Fine Art

Giacobbe Fritz Fine Art

NM

The Coeur D'Alene Art Auction

The Coeur D'Alene Art Auction

NV

Cherokee Artists Association

Cherokee Artists Association

OK




Verner Fine Art Gallery

Verner Fine Art Gallery

OK

Verner Fine Art Gallery

Verner Fine Art Gallery

OK

American Plains Artists

American Plains Artists

TX

American Plains Artists2

American Plains Artists2

TX

Heritage Auction Galleries

Heritage Auction Galleries

TX





Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale

Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale

WY

Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Buffalo Bill Historical Center

WY

Mountain Trails Gallery

Mountain Trails Gallery

WY

National Museum of Wildlife Art

National Museum of Wildlife Art

WY