AAC Issue 30

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American Art Collector #30

April 2008

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142

Adam Normandin

Trainsporting

146

Robert Lange

The Joy of Painting

150

Melissa Chandon

Roadside America

154

William Berra

Chance encounters

156

Javier Pelaez

Metaphoric side of reality

160

Gail Morris

Exploring structure and depth

164

Mallory Lake

Discovering Italian light and shadow

168

David Foley

Boundless energy

172

Dennis Wojtkiewicz

Fruit slices

176

Bryce Cameron Liston

Visual poetry

178

Tom Birkner

Jersey girls

182

Mark Horton

Gathering storms

186

David Dewey

Transparent poetic symbols

190

Dana Johns

Symbolic light

194

Michael De Brito

Kitchen classics

198

Francis Di Fronzio

Dreaming the possible

40

Calling Coast to Coast!

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

42

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide to Upcoming Shows



76

The Art of Building a School

Dynamic Chicago entrepreneur and art collector Howard Tullman gives American Art Collector and exclusive look at his new achievement, The Flashpoint Academy.

90

Photo Essay

Southern Sensibilities Anderson Fine Art Gallery on beautiful St. Simons Island, Georgia, sells art the old-fashioned way.

96

Scottsdale: A Collector's Paradise

Perfect April weather makes shopping for art in Arizona simply irresistible.

100

Tradition of Excellence

California Art Club's 97th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition

118

Full House

Salon International Annual Juried Exhibition at Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

224

A Star-Studded Event

William Shatner, James Franco, Rebecca De Mornay and Owen Wilson are only some of the celebrities spotted at the 2008 L.A. Art Show.

226

A San Antonio Celebration

Greenhouse Gallery's 26th Anniversary

228

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



66

Art Consultant

Road to discovery Columnist John O'Hern heads to sunny Florida and finds mixed media works that push the limits of traditional fine art.

202

Juliette Aristides, Sarah Lamb, Kate Lehman, Dorothy Morgan, Patricia Watwood

Five Wonderful Women Artists

208

John Brosio, Scott Yeskel

Disturbing the peace

212

Scott Duce, Jim Rennert

Shaping vision

216

Robert LaDuke, Ted Polomis

Toying with time

220

Gregory Packard, David Flitner

Contrasting landscapes

Galleries in this Issue





Rive Gauche Galleries

Rive Gauche Galleries

AZ


Turquoise Tortoise Gallery

Turquoise Tortoise Gallery

AZ


American Legacy Fine Arts

American Legacy Fine Arts

CA

Cambridge Art Gallery

Cambridge Art Gallery

CA

Cambridge Art Gallery

Cambridge Art Gallery

CA

James J. Rieser Fine Art

James J. Rieser Fine Art

CA


Lee Youngman Galleries

Lee Youngman Galleries

CA




Sue Greenwood Fine Art

Sue Greenwood Fine Art

CA







Somerville Manning Gallery

Somerville Manning Gallery

DE





Anderson Fine Art Gallery

Anderson Fine Art Gallery

GA










William Baczeck Fine Art

William Baczeck Fine Art

MA






Selby Fleetwood Gallery

Selby Fleetwood Gallery

NM

The Meyer East Gallery

The Meyer East Gallery

NM

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

NM

Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

NY








The Red Piano Art Gallery

The Red Piano Art Gallery

SC


Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art

TX

Morton Street Gallery

Morton Street Gallery

TX

Outdoor Painters Society

Outdoor Painters Society

TX




Trowbridge-Lewis Galleries

Trowbridge-Lewis Galleries

VA


Vermont Artisan Designs & Gallery 2

Vermont Artisan Designs & Gallery 2

VT

Howard/Mandville Gallery

Howard/Mandville Gallery

WA