AAC Issue 36

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American Art Collector #36

October 2008

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138

Dean Mitchell

Personal histories

144

Richard Schmid

Examining life at 75

150

Paul Panossian

Great American treasures

154

Dan Witz

Light source

158

Richard McLean

First generation

162

Thomas Connolly

Sensing the city

166

Janet Monafo

Stacks and clusters

170

Jeffrey Terreson

Path to greatness

172

Eve Plumb

True Americana

176

Steven Levin

Below the surface

180

Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso

Getting into character

184

Shannon Runquist

Timeless treasures

188

David Marty

Softer side of the Pacific Northwest

192

Yin Yong Chun

Reflections of two cultures

196

Kevin Courter

From coast to cows

42

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.

44

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide to Upcoming Shows



88

Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Charleston

In this issue, we cover Charleston, South Carolina, one of America's most beautifully preserved historical treasures with a contemporary flair. Read which galleries are showing work by your favorite artists so you can plan your art collecting getaway.

112

Oil Painters of America 2008 Eastern Regional Juried Exhibition



122

The Pursuit of Excellence

Oil Painters of America

134

A Philadelphia Classic

USArtists: American Fine Art Show

236

A Santa Fe Celebration

American Art Collector and Western Art Collector's Indian Market kick-off celebration

238

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



66

Interior Designer-Art Love Affair

Partners in art thrive on the collection process. By Eric Cohler

72

Special Feature -Garden of the Gods

Ted and Barbara Flicker's sculpture garden in the New Mexico desert pays tribute to friends, heroes and their own devotion to the art. By John O’Hern

78

School of Light

Ryder Studio School passes on the academic tradition to students in Santa Fe. By John O'Hern

200

Lyuba Titovets and Aleksander Titovets

Contemporary takes on traditional style

204

Douglas Flynt and Chris Thomas

Seeing the light


212

Depth perception

Trompe L'oeil painters

216

Jacob Collins and the Water Street Atelier




226

Collaborations: Two Decades of Excellence



Galleries in this Issue


Bonner David Galleries

Bonner David Galleries

AZ



Rive Gauche Art Gallery

Rive Gauche Art Gallery

AZ

Rive Gauche Art Gallery

Rive Gauche Art Gallery

AZ

Scottsdale Artists School

Scottsdale Artists School

AZ

Scottsdale Artists School

Scottsdale Artists School

AZ



American Legacy Fine Arts

American Legacy Fine Arts

CA


Knowlton Gallery Fine Art and Jewelry

Knowlton Gallery Fine Art and Jewelry

CA

Lee Youngman Galleries

Lee Youngman Galleries

CA


Sue Greenwood Fine Art

Sue Greenwood Fine Art

CA




The Daily Painters Art Gallery

The Daily Painters Art Gallery

CO

The Daily Painters Art Gallery

The Daily Painters Art Gallery

CO

Greenwich Workshop Gallery

Greenwich Workshop Gallery

CT

Gregory James Gallery

Gregory James Gallery

CT

Somerville Manning Gallery

Somerville Manning Gallery

DE



Anderson Fine Art Gallery

Anderson Fine Art Gallery

GA



Huff Harrington Fine Art

Huff Harrington Fine Art

GA




Frazier Pettee Fine Art

Frazier Pettee Fine Art

IN



Cambridge Art Gallery

Cambridge Art Gallery

MA

Cambridge Art Gallery

Cambridge Art Gallery

MA

Cavalier Galleries INC.

Cavalier Galleries INC.

MA

Copley Society of Art

Copley Society of Art

MA

R Michelson Galleries

R Michelson Galleries

MA

The Guild of  Boston Artists

The Guild of Boston Artists

MA

William Baczek Fine Arts

William Baczek Fine Arts

MA

Wynne Falconer Gallery

Wynne Falconer Gallery

MA

Don Huber/ Landmark Gallery

Don Huber/ Landmark Gallery

ME

Anne Neilson Fine Art

Anne Neilson Fine Art

NC

Anne Neilson Fine Art

Anne Neilson Fine Art

NC



Brandon Michael Fine Art

Brandon Michael Fine Art

NM





The Peterson-Cody Gallery

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

NM



Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

NY

Claudia Seymour Salmagundi Club

Claudia Seymour Salmagundi Club

NY

Eleanor Ettinger Gallery

Eleanor Ettinger Gallery

NY

George Billis Gallery

George Billis Gallery

NY


Portland Classic Gallery

Portland Classic Gallery

OR


Bernie Horton Gallery

Bernie Horton Gallery

SC

Charleston Art Auction

Charleston Art Auction

SC



Hamlet Fine Art Gallery

Hamlet Fine Art Gallery

SC

Horton Hayes Fine Art

Horton Hayes Fine Art

SC


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



Vermont Artisan Designs & Gallery 2

Vermont Artisan Designs & Gallery 2

VT

Howard/Mandville Gallery

Howard/Mandville Gallery

WA