AAC Issue 52

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American Art Collector #52

February 2010

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104

Cong Lu

Figuring the city

106

Douglas Fryer

Man's mark

110

Michelle Torrez

In the moment

112

Romona Youngquist

Through the seasons

114

Jennifer McChristian

Venerable visions

116

Jean Richardson

Desert harmonies

118

Jeff Ham

Allure of the figure

50

Through the Looking Glass

A conversation with Collectors Richard Demato and Harriet Sawyer. By Eric Cohler

56

What Have You Painted for Me Lately?

The importance of fresh art in today's market. By Joshua Rose

108

Frank Gonzales & Richard Salcido

Collective

122

Hecho in Mexico

Artists paint San Miguel de Allende

128

Figures, Part I

New work by top figurative artists

132

Interior intimacy

New interior paintings

134

À la Carte

Food and café related artworks

136

Reviving realism

Contemporary realists

140

The landscapes of Russia

Works by Russian Impressionists

142

Craig Nelson & Bill Rhea

Sights and the city

146

Aaron Bushnell & Sean Diediker

Contrasting environments

148

New classics

Annual show spotlights 8 artists

Departments


38

The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide to Upcoming Shows



46

Calling Coast to Coast!

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

48

Scottsdale Art News



62

Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art

In this issue, we invite you to explore the many fine art galleries and museums located in this culturally rich region so you can plan your collecting getaway.

82

Beyond the Frame

Trompe l'Oeil Today

86

Reality check

5th annual International Guild of Realism Juried Exhibition and Sale.

100

A feast for the senses

Santa Fe's ARTfeast is heralded as one of the most inspired reasons for a getaway.

152

Artist Focus Pages



164

Sold!

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

Galleries in this Issue


Bonner David Galleries

Bonner David Galleries

AZ

Celebration of Fine Art Scottsdale

Celebration of Fine Art Scottsdale

AZ






Rive Gauche Galleries

Rive Gauche Galleries

AZ

Rive Gauche Galleries

Rive Gauche Galleries

AZ













Vail International Gallery

Vail International Gallery

CO


M Gallery of Fine Art

M Gallery of Fine Art

FL




Peters Street Gallery

Peters Street Gallery

GA








Peterson Cody Gallery

Peterson Cody Gallery

NM















Plein Air Artists of the South East

Plein Air Artists of the South East

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