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Southwest Art August 2017 Print Edition

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Explore new perspectives on western art with the August issue of Southwest Art. Meet sculptor Rebecca Tobey and two oil painters creating western landscapes and animal portraits with a distinctly contemporary twist, and preview art shows across the West.

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You’ll love this issue of Southwest Art if:

  • You love fresh, more contemporary interpretations of the West.
  • You love exploring new and emerging, award-winning artists.
  • You love attending summer art shows, festivals, and plein air events.


In the August 2017 issue of Southwest Art we explore new interpretations of western art. We open with Rebecca Tobey, who—since the loss of her art mentor, collaborator, and husband, Gene—has undergone a journey to develop her own personal vision. Explore her stylized-animal ceramic sculptures, adorned with sgraffito and glaze designs, and her bronze sculptures. Painters Elsa Sroka and Jeffery Pugh explore western themes in oil paint, and both often depict cows, though neither has a long history with them. Sroka’s canvases crop in to capture the emotions that make bovines, like humans, individuals. Or the artist gives them a wholly different experience than one expects: “Why do cows always have to be in rural settings?” she asks. “I want them to have a more contemporary twist.” Finally, discover the underlying meaning that Utah landscape artist Jeffery R. Pugh brings to his farm and ranch palette-knife paintings.

Also in this issue, we look at more traditional western work by Utah artist Jim C. Norton; the plein-air offerings of young, award-winning Maryland artist Hiu Lai Chong; and preview art shows and auctions across the West.

Features
Everything Is Connected
Rebecca Tobey’s sculptures express spiritual links within the natural world.
By Norman Kolpas

Home & Family
Underlying personal meaning adds depth to Jeffery R. Pugh’s art. By Gussie Fauntleroy

The Need to Paint
Elsa Sroka and the creative instinct. By Elizabeth L. Delaney

No Formula
Hiu Lai Chong casts a fresh eye on every subject she paints. By Gussie Fauntleroy

A Western Palette
Jim C. Norton celebrates the light and colors of historic Utah and Wyoming. By Norman Kolpas

Art in the Pacific Northwest
Meet 5 artists who make their homes in Oregon and Washington.

Show Previews
Women Artists of Glacier National Park
Hockaday Museum of Art, Kalispell, MT

Peggy McGivern
Alexandra Stevens Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

Kathy Anderson & Mark Boedges
Legacy Gallery, Bozeman, MT

Ed Natiya & Rock Newcomb
Hueys Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

Eric Bowman
Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Western Visions
Mockingbird Gallery, Bend, OR

Kim Wiggins
Manitou Galleries, Santa Fe, NM

B.C. Nowlin & Jim Eppler
Manitou Galleries, Santa Fe, NM

Heart of the West
Best Western Plus GranTree Inn, Bozeman, MT

Louisa McElwain
Evoke Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM

Bill Baker
Acosta Strong Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

Ron Larson
St. George Art Museum, St. George, UT

Nocona Burgess
Giacobbe-Fritz Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

Roger Williams
Joe Wade Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

Escalante Canyons Art Festival
Various locations, Escalante, UT

Andrée Hudson
Waxlander Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Paint the Peninsula
Various locations, Port Angeles, WA

Columns
From the Editor
Prix de West Winners

Artists to Watch
Lei Q. Min, Michele Z. Farrier, Guenevere Schwien

Artists of Note
Devin Roberts

Special Advertising Sections
Art of New Mexico, Women in Art

Additional Information

SKU SWA0817
Instructor Southwest Art Magazine
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Product Type Magazine
ISBN13 N/A
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