AAC Issue 30

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Western Art Collector #30

February 2010

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Translating the West

Trio unveils new work

124

American miniatures

Over 200 artists participate in 28th annual event

130

Dog & pony show

Over 50 artists present equine and canine related works

134

Sculpture in the garden

Top contemporary sculptors

136

K. Henderson & Jerry McKellar

Bold impressions

30

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide

to Western Art Coming Available for Sale

34

Follow the Western Art Trail Calendar



36

Western Museum Roundup

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

38

Arizona Art News



40

World-class Collection

The Thorne residence in Jackson is home to one of the finest collections of Western art in the country.

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56

In The North Woods

A new children's book by Nicholas Coleman showcases his new wildlife paintings.

138

Western Artist Focus Page



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

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

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World-class Collection

The Thorne residence in Jackson is home to one of the finest collections of Western art in the country. By John Geraghty

152

"The market is back"

Christie's sale of Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture brings in $32 million.

154

Benton Bonanza

Thomas Hart Benton's Little Brown Jug sets a world auction record at Sotheby’s sale.

156

Texas Connections

Heritage Auction's December sale generates more than $900,000

Auction and Event Previews


144

Western Benchmark

13th annual Masters of the American West Fine Art Exhibition and Sale.


82

Gary Ernest Smith

High horizons

86

Logan Hagege

Building on tradition

90

Ed Mell

A Western original

94

Chris Owen

Montana cowboys

98

Shawn Gould

Untamed art

102

David Marty

Western journeys

106

Chuck Middlekauff

Route 66 meets Highway 41

110

Barry Sapp

Western Roundup

112

Claudia Hartley

Shades of the Southwest

114

Scott Richardson

Moods of Utah

118

Michaelin Otis

Spirit of Arizona

Special Sections


59

Bonus Historical Native American Art Issue



60

Voices in Time

Historic Pueblo polychrome jars speak of tradition in transition. By Christy A. Vezolles, AM

66

Collecting Navajo Rugs: Tips and Tales From

Part I: 5 reasons to collect Navajo rugs. By Dave Hodges

70

Collecting Historical Native American Art



78

Bay Area Delight

26th annual Marin Show: Art of the Americas

Galleries in this Issue


Bonner David Galleries

Bonner David Galleries

AZ


Overland Gallery of Fine Art

Overland Gallery of Fine Art

AZ

Scottsdale Art Auction

Scottsdale Art Auction

AZ

Settlers West Galleries

Settlers West Galleries

AZ



Autry National Center

Autry National Center

CA


Marin Show Art of the Americas

Marin Show Art of the Americas

CA


Booth Western Art Museum

Booth Western Art Museum

GA

Coeur d'Alene Galleries

Coeur d'Alene Galleries

ID


CM Russell Art Auction

CM Russell Art Auction

MT



Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

NM


Brandon Michael Fine Art

Brandon Michael Fine Art

NM


Strong Schenck Galleries

Strong Schenck Galleries

NM



Fredericksburg Art Gallery

Fredericksburg Art Gallery

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Heritage Auction Galleries

Heritage Auction Galleries

TX

Heritage Auction Galleries

Heritage Auction Galleries

TX



Mountain Trails Gallery

Mountain Trails Gallery

UT