AAC Issue 70

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American Art Collector #70

August 2011

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118

Joseph McGurl

Creating the real

122

Alexandra Tyng

Island focus

126

William R. Davis

Mood of an era

130

Dennis Wojtkiewicz

Lit from within

134

Michael Bergt

About face

138

T. Allen Lawson

Growth rings

142

Robert Lange

In harmony

146

Jeff Legg

Strictly still life

148

Louisa McElwain

Oil of joy

150

Dennis Ziemienski

West along the mother road

152

Victor Grasso

Jersey charm

154

Britt Freda

Seeds and stones


158

Steven Hileman

Seasons of Maine

160

Earl Schofield

The landscape as self-portrait

162

Michael Maczuga

Capturing the heart

164

Kevin LePrince

Charleston inspirations

166

Olivier Suire Verley

Mingling time and space

170

Pamela Pindell

Distilling the unique beauty

168

Suzanne Donazetti

Catching light

172

Jeanette Pasin Sloan Steve Smulka

Bending light

176

Artists meet city

Cityscapes, part two

178

Gigi Mills & Sandra Pratt

Simplified to the essential

Departments


34

The Savvy Collector's Preview

Guide to Upcoming Shows

40

Calling Coast to Coast!



42

Gallery Watch



44

Art Show Calendar



Special Sections


48

New England Art News



50

Santa Fe Art News



62

Art Lover's Guide to Collecting

Fine Art in the Pacific Northwest

82

Art of the Portrait:

Beyond a Likeness

88

Portrait Artists Directory



96

The Portrait Society of America



97

Face-to-Face: Portrait Art Today



110

Napa Valley Art Festival

The 4th annual event returns to Yountville, California.

114

ArtAspen

Galleries return to exhibit works at the Aspen Ice Garden.

185

Oil Painters of America Report



186

artMRKT San Francisco Report



187

San Francisco Fine Art Fair Report


Columns


46

NY See

By Jim Balestrieri

54

The Accidental Collector

By Eric Christopher Cohler

Galleries in this Issue





Nappa Vallery Art Festival

Nappa Vallery Art Festival

CA

Sally Rudy Poetic Expressionism

Sally Rudy Poetic Expressionism

CA


Tan's Fine Art Studio

Tan's Fine Art Studio

CA


E. Melinda Morrison and Connie Renner

E. Melinda Morrison and Connie Renner

CO

Vail International Gallery

Vail International Gallery

CO











Giacobbe Fritz Fine Art

Giacobbe Fritz Fine Art

NM

Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

NM


Selby Fleetwood Gallery

Selby Fleetwood Gallery

NM

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

The Peterson-Cody Gallery

NM


Waxlander Gallery & Sculpture Garden

Waxlander Gallery & Sculpture Garden

NM

Waxlander Gallery & Sculpture Garden

Waxlander Gallery & Sculpture Garden

NM



Richard J. Demanto Fine Arts Gallery

Richard J. Demanto Fine Arts Gallery

NY



Ellen Cooper Figures and Portraits

Ellen Cooper Figures and Portraits

PA


M Gallery of Fine Art

M Gallery of Fine Art

SC

Reinert LePrince Fine Art

Reinert LePrince Fine Art

SC



Chuck Larivey Fine Art

Chuck Larivey Fine Art

VA

Pacific NorthWest Art School

Pacific NorthWest Art School

WA