AAC Issue 33

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American Art Collector #33

July 2008

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Jeffrey Ripple

Nature's cycles

132

Jeffrey T. Larson

Casual moments

136

Hung Liu

Asia rising

144

Pam Powell

Café culture

148

Paul Brigham

Compelling combinations

152

Kevin Beers

Homage to Monhegan and Manana

156

Malcolm Liepke

A new direction

160

Lane Timothy

Pure Americana

164

Rick Howell

Quiet dramas

168

Cary Ennis

An eye for beauty

172

Amy Lind

By the Window

176

Steven Hileman

Mid-coast drama

180

Michael Keane

The journey is the destination

184

Gregory Stocks

Heavy skies

188

Giner Bueno

Emanating optimism

140

Joe Brubaker

New Life for Found Objects

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



52

ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair



70

A Gathering Place

AddisonArtGallery on Cape Cod cultivates relationships between artists, collectors and gallery staff to create a truly memorable experience.

76

The Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Cape Cod and the Islands

In this issue, we cover the many charming towns on Cape Cod, Martha's Vinyard, and Nantucket, where art scenes are in full swing. Study our map so you can plan your art collecting getaway and read which galleries are showing work by your favorite artists.

106

Santa Fe Art News

Visitors are flocking to Santa Fe in search of a diverse selection of fine art, pleasant weather and breathtaking vistas.

220

California Gold

The 97th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition

222

Mastering Montana

The Oil Painters of America National Juried Exhibition

224

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



56

Interior Designer

A Portrait of two House Whisperers and Collectors Just in time for the July ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair, American Art Collector goes inside Michael Schell and Michael O'Reilly's elegant Hamptons estate. By Eric Cohler

62

Art Consultant

Wonders of the deep Stormy or calm, big boats or little ones, the sea will always inspire poets and artists. By John O'Hern

98

New England Art News

Summer highlights from Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

192

Neo-Real

Fresh approaches to realism

198

William Wray and Tim Horn

Abandoned

202

A San Francisco Summer

Over 50 new works

206

Alice Mongeau and Joyce Johnson

Two women's evolution

210

Sean Diediker, Justin Taylor and Ben McPherson

The human condition

214

Local Color

Scottsdale artists

Galleries in this Issue





Rive Gauche Art Galleries

Rive Gauche Art Galleries

AZ




Hallmark Gallery La Jolla

Hallmark Gallery La Jolla

CA


Lee Youngman Galleries

Lee Youngman Galleries

CA





Daily Painters Gallery

Daily Painters Gallery

CO

Daily Painters Gallery

Daily Painters Gallery

CO

Great Western Art Gallery

Great Western Art Gallery

CO

Plein Air Artists Colorado

Plein Air Artists Colorado

CO

Plein Air Artists Colorado

Plein Air Artists Colorado

CO





Mary Garrish Fine Art

Mary Garrish Fine Art

FL




Huff Harrington Fine Art

Huff Harrington Fine Art

GA





Julie Hellery Gallery

Julie Hellery Gallery

MA





Wynne Falconer Gallery

Wynne Falconer Gallery

MA

Plein Air Competition and Arts Festival Easton

Plein Air Competition and Arts Festival Easton

MD



Northwood University Gallery

Northwood University Gallery

MI

Anne Neilson Fine Art

Anne Neilson Fine Art

NC

Monadnock Fine Art Gallery

Monadnock Fine Art Gallery

NH


Finale Fine Art Gallery

Finale Fine Art Gallery

NM



The Meyer East Gallery

The Meyer East Gallery

NM

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

NM




George Billis Gallery

George Billis Gallery

NY

John Stevenson Gallery

John Stevenson Gallery

NY




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


Vermont Artisan Designs & Gallery 2

Vermont Artisan Designs & Gallery 2

VT


Patricia Rovzar Gallery

Patricia Rovzar Gallery

WA

Horizon Fine Art Gallery

Horizon Fine Art Gallery

WY

Horizon Fine Art Gallery

Horizon Fine Art Gallery

WY


Mountain Trails Gallery

Mountain Trails Gallery

WY