AAC Issue 10

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American Art Collector #10

August 2006

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108

Patrick Kitson

Wild places on both coasts give artist opportunity to explore the color gradations found in nature.

114

Doug and David Brega

Brothers shine in watercolor, still life for this new Nantucket exhibition.

120

Danny McCaw

Moody scenes of European architecture, cafes, a hit in Laguna Beach.

124

Michael Workman

Tonalist master introduces his collectors to new plein air paintings.

128

Carl Dobsky

First one-man exhibition in San Francisco for this emerging talent.

132

Ramiro Sanchez

Musical theme finds a place in these allegorical figurative paintings.

136

Elizabeth Sandia

Shapes and Colors of the western landscape drive these works in pastel.

138

Greta Gundersen

Distillations of the natural world reveal a depth of color that uncovers hidden truths.

142

Thomas Paquette

A year long process makes these paintings a perfect mix of structure and theory.

146

Mary Russell

Still life work provides freedom and independence through shape and space relationships.

150

David Wallis

New Still Life watercolors from this known landscape artist.

154

Christine Brenner & Christopher Castelli

Moody, Atmospheric work shows beauty of morning, early evening light.

158

Armand Cabrera

First trip to Italy inspires these intimate and romantic portraits of the country.

162

Sherry Karver

New technology blurs the lines between painting and photography.

166

Karen Hewitt Hagan

A museum for regional artists provides the perfect space for these southern coastal scenes. By Theresa Golas

168

Ellen McCluskey

Luminosity and muted colors combine to show the true light of the Vineyard.

170

Lanny Barnard

Studios in Laguna Beach and Salt Lake provide all the inspiration this artist needs for her Impressionistic landscapes.

172

Stephen Day & Annie Dover

New Mexico vistas and interior spaces dominate this two-person show.

176

Rodney Hatfield

Figurative and Abstract work create visual poems for collectors to unlock.

178

Jung Han Kim

A contemplation of space inspires these new freeway cityscapes.

180

Michael Harrell

Nantucket realist brings to life his love affair with the sea.

184

Frane Mlinar

Marine hyperrealism enchanted by the charm and beauty of the Adriatic.

24

Sun Valley Visual Arts Forum, June 22-24



26

Salon D' Arts event in Denver, Colorado



40

Calling Coast to Coast

Each issue we ask leading galleries coast to coast to tell us what's hot and to identify the trends in their city.

190

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



34

Museum Curator

Michael Bergt turns 50 Mid-Career Retrospective is an ordinary name for this extraordinary process. By John O'Hern

56

Art Consultant

Living with Color Understanding the psychological and emotional aspects of color has helped this collector find a deep, personal connection to artists and artwork. By Aldo Castillo

62

Interior Designer

Art in the Family After designing their new gallery, Eric Cohler sits down to discuss art collecting with Ira and Gavin Spanierman. By Eric Cohler

188

Artist

Confessions of a Starving Artist In this ongoing series, you can read what life is like from an artist's viewpoint. By Harley Brown

74

The Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Orange County, California



86

The Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Maine This Summer