Richard McKinley, landscape/interior juror for The Artist’s Magazine’s 28th Annual Art Competition, reveals what he looks for in judging works and why the First Place winners earned their praise.
Diana Horowitz painted landscapes of New York City from the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center for 15 years until May, 2001.
The tour group members standing in the hotel lobby were scaling back their expectations for a day of fun-filled activities as they peered through the windows at the steady rain. Their first bite of the Big Apple—New York City—wasn’t what they’d anticipated. As I watched, sipping a cup of strong New York deli coffee,...
Diana Horowitz received a bachelor of fine arts degree from the State University of New York at Purchase College and a master of fine arts degree from Brooklyn College. She has taught drawing and painting at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Tyler School of Art in Rome and at Brooklyn College....
A New Yorker by birth, Max Ferguson comes from a long line of lawyers—and a father whose hobby was painting. Max returned the favor by making his father his principal model. The younger Ferguson studied animation at New York University, changing his major to painting after he spent his junior year abroad at the...
Featured artist Deborah Rubin, who teaches watercolor classes, has advice for her students and artists. "I tell them that it's process that's most important, not the finished piece." Yellow Trolley (gouache, 18x26) by Rubin was a finalist in the landscape/interior category of The Artist’s Magazine’s 27th Annual Art Competition.
View a gallery of additional watercolors by Scott Hartley, featured in the August 2011 issue of Watercolor Artist.
Congratulations to The Artist's Magazine's 2011 All-Media Online Competition winners! View the first places and honorable mentions in the categories for Acrylic; Colored Pencil; Graphite, Charcoal and Ink; Mixed Media and Collage; Oil and Oil Pastel; Pastel; and Watercolor. See the current art competitions!
View a gallery of additional watercolors by Sandra Walker, featured in the April 2011 issue of Watercolor Artist.
View examples of watercolors by Keiko Tanabe in this Watercolor Artist online exclusive gallery.
Kris Parins offers a step-by-step look at the creation of one of her watercolors, starting with the pours.