AAC Issue 18

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American Art Collector #18

April 2007

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Geoffrey Johnson

Cities of dark and light

124

Gregory Calibey

Evocative figures defined by light and shadow

128

Sean Beavers

Beautiful natural scenes

132

Martin Mull

Mid-Century modernist

140

Brenda Zlamany

The art of seeing

142

Susan Sykes

The glorious past in watercolor

146

Dan Witz

Heart of darkness

150

Fred Wessel

Renaissance wonder

154

Kathryn Stats

The Colorado plateau

158

Michael Aviano

Unveiling a masterpiece

162

Patrick Faulhaber

The preciousness of fine jewelry

166

Eric Aho

Painting the particulars of observation

170

Gail Morris

Balancing representation with abstraction

178

Judy Crowe

The simple lure of florals

180

Daphne Confar

The sanctity of daily life

182

Nicole Strasburg

Tidal changes

184

Gerald Brommer

Alaskan mysteries and the Napa River

186

Evgeny and Lydia Baranov

The splendor of the Carnevale di Venezia

40

Calling Coast to Coast-Nationwide



42

The savvy collector's preview guide to upcoming shows



72

The California Art Club's 96th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition Pasadena Museum of Califor



90

Oil Painters of America 16th Annual National Juried Exhibition



102

2nd Annual Plein Air Texas paint-out and gallery exhibition

Some of Texas' best landscape painters make their new works available to collectors

206

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



226

Top art collectors converged in San Antonio for the Greenhouse Gallery's 25th Anniversary celebra



50

Museum Curator

Spring Renewal John O'Hern discusses how the cycle of life and death still holds sway over these contemporary artists By John O'Hern

56

Interior Designer

Converging passions Finding A Collective Eye: A Conversation with Blair and Lou Rosenfeld By Eric Cohler

136

Trompe l'Oeil Invitational



174

The other side of California



189

Bonus Sculpture Issue



192

God is in the Clay

Our Sculpture Editor, John O'Hern explains how the traditional material of clay serves as the genesis of any work of sculpture. By John O'Hern

198

Rediscover figuration

Richard West explains how Sabin Howard is one of the artists leading the charge towards a new sensibility and interest in traditional sculpture. By Richard West

208

Richard MacDonald

Cirque du Sculpture

212

Gary Weisman

Summoning the spirit of Rodin