In the July/August 2008 issue of American Artist, we discussed how California-based artist Christopher Evans creates idyllic landscapes that communicate an extraordinary reverence for nature. We offer more of his paintings, with accompanying details, in this online exclusive gallery.
|The Russian River East of Healdsburg
2006, oil, 46 x 90. All artwork
this gallery courtesy Fischbach Gallery, New York, New York.
|The Russian River East of Healdsburg (detail)
||The Big Hill at Olompali
2007, oil, 38 x 87.
|Sunset Russian River, Fitch Mountain
2006, oil, 46 x 84.
|Sunset Russian River, Fitch Mountain (detail)
A cropped view of the original Sunset Russian River painting gives the viewer a more inviting entry into the vast landscape and a creates a more concise design.
|Valley Oaks, Silver Clouds
2007, oil, 40 x 83.
|Wooded Hills, Marin County
2007, oil, 32 x 89.