AAC Issue 7

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American Art Collector #7

May 2006

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Eric Wert & Jennifer Nehrbass

Still lifes and figurative works offer contemporary twist on 19th century aesthetics.

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Suzanne Wiggin

Taos serves as a perfect location for these modern Luminist paintings.

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Scott Harding

A mix of figurative work and impressionistic landscape provides a chance to capture a moment in time.

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Gib Singleton

Sculptor takes a more linear, abstract look to get at the essence of shape and form.

126

Jeremy Lipking

Lipking's paintings combine figure study with his own design and composition.

132

James Lahey

Large Representational works serve as catalyst for new Index Abstraction series.

136

Rey Milici

New seascapes offer a softer version of photorealism for this New York show.

140

William Berra

Artist chooses to visually simplify complex subjects to help viewers connect with these paintings.

144

Jacob A. Pfeiffer

Visual puns, wordplay allow Pfeiffer to create still lifes that offer more than traditional takes on shape and form.

148

Kim Cogan

Unique character of San Francisco comes through in the painterly cityscapes.

150

Lynn Boggess

Boggess' large landscape paintings offer a whole new take on plein air painting.

154

Alyssa Monks

New underwater series allows Monks to show intense color in diffused light countered against a reflective undersurface.

158

Kevin Weckbach

Subject matter takes a back seat to value, line and color to create these expressive new works.

162

Robert Dean Stockwell

Surrealist collage works based in the art culture and influences of 1950's Los Angeles.

166

Dan Young

Painting, sketching on location provide stock of visual notes for Young's large landscapes.

170

Diane Ainsworth

Loose, spontaneous style suits these painterly landscapes of Taos and the Puget Sound.

174

Frank M. Serrano

'Hidden L.A.' brings out the beauty and nostalgia tied to forgotten urban areas.

178

Tim Saska & Heather Foster

"Scene and Herd" gives two different looks at the landscapes of northern New Mexico.

186

William Jameson

Jameson switches palette from bright colors to more subtle, subdued grays and darks.

190

Stephen Wright

Drawings, portraits present infinite possibilities in painting the figure.

192

Stanley Goldstein

Figures become elements of mystery and drama in the New York exhibition.

198

Marilyn Church

Celebrity courtroom dramas also serves as emotional subject matter on canvas.

200

Scott Duce

Duce's singles, solitary trees provide a perfect combination of realism and abstraction.

204

Richard Bowman

Beautiful skyscapes come from artist's spontaneity and truthfulness.

208

Robert Spooner

Other people's passions caught on canvas for this new Florida exhibition.

212

Sid Willis

Complete control over environment, subject and composition have turned this artist to still life painting.

214

Pier Toffoletti

Roman art and antiques influence this Italian-born artist.

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Anne Huibregtse

Sculptor attracted to subject matter by their physical form and rich symbolic history.

52

The Waterhouse Collection

A matched love and similar eye for art creates a magnificent and harmonious collection in this Santa Barbara, CA home.

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Calling Coast to Coast

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

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Interior Designer

American Collectors at Home Patti and David Silver By Eric Cohler

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Museum Curator

Artists' self-portraits Discover what artists see when they turn their brushes on themselves. By John O'Hern

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Art Consultant

Something old, Something new Michael Cook's three-story Chicago townhome shows how contemporary art can blend perfectly with antiquities, as long as the interior space is designed around the collection. By Aldo Castillo

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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

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Landscapes of New Mexico



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Spring Invitational in Santa Fe




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Season of Santa Fe

Discover one of the southwest's most alluring fine art destinations.

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The Art Lover's Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Carmel-by-the-Sea