AAC Issue 3

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American Art Collector #3

January 2006

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Mary Sipp-Green

New England artist finds unlimited subject matter in the mountain around her Berkshire home.

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Tim Thompson

Thompson's detailed maritime paintings turn towards yachting and the America's cup.

84

Nina Maguire

Maguire's paintings have an atmosphere of warmth and intimacy that grants viewers a window into another world.

88

Kevin Short

California artist's trip down historic Route 66 resulted in work showing nitty, gritty reality.

92

Karl Dempwolf

Dempwolf finds meaning in painting the same scenes as artists who came before him.

102

Davis Cone

Cone's iconic Art Deco movie theaters set to charm in LA.

106

Paul Lowe

Paul Lowe uses inspiration from the German city of Bayreuth to create his architectural landscape painting.

110

Bruno Surdo

Surdo's new figurative paintings allude to cinematic narratives.

114

James Surls

Surls uses his drawings as a psychological espace from the physicality of his sculptural works.

118

Ed Kennefick

Arizona artist uses blurred snapshot-style images to capture fleeting moments of beauty in nature.

122

Robert Longhurst

Longhurst's wood sculptures connect mathematics and symmetry with designs found in nature.

126

Dyana Hesson

Hesson offers florals as gifts of compassion and understanding in Scottsdale show.

130

David Kroll

New Seattle show focuses on symbolic images of the natural world in terms of displacement versus progress.

134

John Cosby

Cosby's plein air works are steeped in the tradition of California Impressionist paintings.

138

Dee Beard Dean

Dean is inspired by the idea that everything is beautiful if you have the vision to see it.

142

Kamille Corry and Jill Hooper

New Charleston exhibition highlghts fifteen years of friendship between these two artists.

148

Pino

Pino exemplifies his mastery of the figure and still life in his new Florida show.

150

Alexi Zaitsev

Zaitsev has a passion for transferring his feelings for a particular place directly on to the canvas.

96

Matt Zoll

Zoll's still lifes are a subtle balance between traditional technique and contemporary design.

34

Visual Diplomacy

The Art in the Embassies Program has been exhibiting American art around the world for forty years.

62

11th Los Angeles Art Show

Our sneak Preview of the art on show at this year's Fine Art Dealers Association fair in Los Angeles.

68

Winter Reflections

The Bernarducci.Mesiel Gallery presents winter-themed paintings for it's new exhibition in New York.

72

Still Life Group Show

Exhibition proves that still life is not standing still.

14

Gallery Owner

Observations and Revelations: In these musings by an elder, John Pence of John Pence Gallery shares three decades of insight. By John Pence

16

Art Appraiser

The New American Landscape Our expert discusses the history of landscapes as well as the current trends in his evolving genre. By Jane C.H. Jacob, MA, AAA

26

Museum Curator

Arnot Art Museum director John O'Hern believes, like Louis Pasteur, that in the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind. By John O'Hern

44

The Auction House

Sotheby's instruction introduces students to the business of art while guiding them through the history of American Art in the process. By Holly Cairns

52

Interior Designer

Art in the Interior Interior Designer Skip Sroka considers art to be the soul of the interior. By Skip Sroka

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"Confessions of a Starving Artist"

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









154

Anita Windstanley Roark







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Sherry Salari Sander






154

Henrietta Milan

Additional galleries representing Henrietta: Galerie Elan (410) 461-0870 Gallery Elite (480) 481-6018 Milan Gallery (817) 338-4278 Rick Moore Fine Art (239) 434-6464


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Alicia Grau

Additional galleries representing Alicia: Dassin Gallery (310) 652-0203 Louis Aronow Fine Arts (415) 732-4305 Renjeau Galleries (508) 655-5121 S.R., Brennen Galleries (480) 994-1355






154

Nydia Lozano

Additional galleries representing Nydia: Dennis Rae Fine Art (415) 292-0387 Gallery Elite (480) 481-6018 Galerie du Soleil (239) 417-3450 Greenhouse Gallery (800) 453-8991 Jones Terwilliger Galleries (888) 278-0400 Lotton Gallery (312) 665-6203 Vail Fine Art Galleries (970) 476-2900 Ars Vivesco, Quebec City Canada (418) 692-9996