AAC Issue 26

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Western Art Collector #26

October 2009

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104

Legacy of excellence

Season kickoff show

108

Fall open house

Annual group show

112

Founding artists

Five Texas artists

116

Fiesta for the four amigos

New works by friends

120

Fall perspective

50 works by six artists

124

Brian Grimm, Sonya Terpening, George Northup

Storytellers

128

Liz Wolf, Robert Striffolino

Expressions

130

Old trails, new tracks

Diverse mediums and styles

134

Gary Ernest Smith, Ed Mell, Bob Boze Bell

Capturing Billy the Kid Country

26

Savvy Collector's Preview Guide

to Western Art Coming Available for Sale

30

Western Museum Roundup

Each month we ask leading museum curators about what's going on in their world.

31

SOLD!

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

34

Follow the Western Art Trail Calendar



50

State of the Art: Utah



68

Western Bound

Expert B. Byron Price provides insight into today's Western art book market.

72

Mythmaker

Behind-the-scenes of John Coleman's (CA) Prescott studio.

36

The Consummate Artist:

Cyrus Afsary By John Geraghty

44

Wild Country

Selection of paintings illustrates our National Parks. By John O'Hern

62

Legacy in Stone:

Navajo/Ute sculptor Oreland C. Joe, CA By Christy A. Vezolles, AM

Auction and Event Previews


140

Icons of the West

Artists and collectors gather for Cowboy Artists of America Sale & Exhibition.

148

Heart of the West

Art Exhibition and Sale honors 42 of today's top female Western artists.

152

Masterworks of Charles M. Russell

First-ever retrospective features more than 60 works in oil and bronze.

158

Western Art in Context

Cowboy Festival and Symposium is designed to celebrate America's rich Western heritage.

160

Sooners in the Land of Enchantment

New exhibit examines role Oklahoma artists played in the development of the artists' colonies in New Mexico.

162

Centennial Celebration

The Couse Foundation celebrates 100 years.

164

Journey to the New West

Opening gala event for the Booth Western Art Museum's new wing.

Auction and Event Reports


166

Santa Fe Scene

Our 3rd annual Santa Fe Indian Market Celebration brought together gallery owners, artists and collectors to celebrate the city's art and cultural scene.

168

Western Rendezvous of Art

Perennial favorite in Montana once again achieved success.

170

Western Artists of America

Show and sale generates over six figures in revenue opening weekend.

172

SWAIA Swoon

Annual Santa Fe Indian Market brought over 100,000 people to town.

174

Whitney Gallery's 50th anniversary

A new installation, renovated galleries and interactive experiences highlight re-opening.


80

Dick Heichberger

Beyond the light

84

Chuck Rawle

Lay of the Land

88

Guadalupe Apodaca

Free spirit

92

Elena de Compostela

Pottery on parade

96

Dave Hodges

Montana perspective

100

David Pearson

30 years in bronze

Galleries in this Issue



Mountain Trails Galleries

Mountain Trails Galleries

AZ


Overland Gallery of Fine Art

Overland Gallery of Fine Art

AZ

Rive Gauche Art Galleries

Rive Gauche Art Galleries

AZ

Settlers West Galleries

Settlers West Galleries

AZ





Booth Western Art Museum

Booth Western Art Museum

GA

Manitou Galleries & The Coer d'Alene Art Auction

Manitou Galleries & The Coer d'Alene Art Auction

MT

Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

NM


University of Oklahoma Press

University of Oklahoma Press

OK


Heritage Auction Galleries

Heritage Auction Galleries

TX

International Masters of Fine Art

International Masters of Fine Art

TX


Mountain Trails Galleries

Mountain Trails Galleries

UT


R. Geoffrey Blackburn

R. Geoffrey Blackburn

WY