American Artist Featured Artist Galleries

This is an archive of the supplemental artist galleries that were created for artists featured in American Artist magazine. Delve through their work and get a better sense of each contemporary artist as a painter.

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John Evans Gallery

In the November 2009 issue of American Artist, we featured artist John Evans, whose evocative and compelling oil paintings emerge from a long process of struggle, overpainting, layering, sanding, and soul-searching. Here, we feature additional images from the artist we were unable to fit in the print magazine.   Field With Plum Sky2008, oil, 13…

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Robin Frisella Gallery

In the September 2009 issue of American Artist we featured work by New Hampshire artist Robin Frisella, who uses pastels to create paintings of cherished objects, establishing emotional links between the paintings and collectors. Here, we present additional work by the artist.   Quiet Moment2008, pastel, 14 x 20. Private collection. Timeless Beauty2007, pastel, 12…

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Nancy Barch Gallery

In the Summer 2009 issue of Watercolor, we showcased work by Nancy Barch, a painter who found her artistic path through experimentation. Here we present additional work by the artist that we were unable to fit into the magazine.   A Joyful Noiseby Nancy Barch, 2006, watercolor on Yupo, 22 x 30. Collection the artist.…

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Keiko Tanabe Gallery

In the Summer 2009 issue of Watercolor, we presented artwork by Keiko Tanabe that featured subtle washes and minimal detail (read the article here). Here we present additional artwork from the artist. To view her website, visit www.ktanabefineart.com.   Marseille St-Charles, Franceby Keiko Tanabe, watercolor, 14 x 21. Collection the artist. River Cruise, Kyoto, Japan…

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Susan Downing-White Gallery

In the June issue of American Artist we featured work by Susan Downing-White, a Gulf Coast oil painter who has a found a way to depict warmly illuminated skies and coastlands using light strokes and a muted palette. Here, we reproduce some work by the artist we were unable to fit into the magazine.  …

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Fred Hatt Gallery

In the Spring 2009 issue of Drawing magazine, we featured an article on Fred Hatt, an artist whose dynamic and powerful drawings can be classified as performances almost as much as objects. Here, we present additional artwork from the artist.   Christopher by Fred Hatt, 2007, aquarelle crayon on paper, 29 1/2 x 19 3/4.…

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Jenny Lathem Gallery

In the Spring 2009 issue of Watercolor magazine, we featured work by Jenny Lathem that illustrated how her careful color choices and paint applications help her achieve lifelike images of her subjects. Here, we reproduce more of the artist's watercolors.   Anneliese2003, watercolor, 23 x 17. Private collection. Emilia1994, watercolor, 20 x 15. Private collection.…

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Mary Sipp-Green Gallery

In the May 2009 issue of American Artist, we featured work by Mary Sipp-Green, an artist who bases her oil landscapes on sketches, memories, and imagination. Here, we present artwork we were unable to fit in the print article.   Path to the Barnby Mary Sipp-Green, oil on linen, 30 x 42. Courtesy Wally Findlay…

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Gregory Strachov Gallery

In the May issue of American Artist, we heard from Florida artist Gregory Strachov, who encourages painters to find their own style through developing skills, deciding what it is they want to say, and finding their unique voice. Here, we present some additional work from the artist that we couldn't fit in the print magazine.…

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Penny Soto Gallery

In the April 2009 issue of American Artist, we featured watermedia artist Penny Soto, who worries less about the established "rules" of painting, and more about what will best help her create her artwork. Here, we present some paintings by the artist that we were unable to fit into the magazine.   Contemplation2003, airbrush ink…

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Zack Zdrale Gallery

In the April 2009 issue of American Artist, we featured an article on Zack Zdrale, a Wisconsin artist who paints from photographs of people, sometimes using the same model in different poses so that the combined images suggest a range of conflicting emotions. Here, we present a few of his charcoal drawings that we were…

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James Jean Gallery

In the winter 2009 issue of Drawing, we highlighted work from James Jean's sketchbooks. Here, we reproduce additional work that we were unable to include in the print article.   Crayon Eater2007, graphite, pastel, and digital, 12 1/2 x 17. Maze2008, mixed media on paper, 29 x 41.   Nymph2008, watercolor and digital, size unknown.…