April | May 2012


Auction Block: Quality Market Strong sales promise a bright first quarter for 2012 Western Landmark: Encantado The Santa Fe hotel offers a rich history and unmatched luxury Details: Things We Love From hand-forged garden tools to hand-blown glass, WA&A editors select their favorite objets d’art Designing the West: Personal Panache Vallone Design captures the eye — and the imagination — with style, flair and a sense of fun Ones to Watch: Shawna Moore Spotlighting the work of painter Shawna Moore In the Studio: Richard Parish Creating landscapes in glass Ones to Watch: Mike Medow Spotlighting the work of sculptor Mike Medow Wanderings: Santa Barbara, California The famous city honors its history with red-tile roofs, balconies dripping with Bougainvillea and romantic courtyard fountains Ones to Watch: Henry Jackson Spotlighting the work of painter Henry Jackson Rendering: Marmol Radziner From restoration and design-build to its own prefab and furniture divisions, these L.A. innovators represent a new breed of architectural firm Ones to Watch: James F. Jackson Spotlighting the work of mixed-media artist James F. Jackson Perspective: Gustave Baumann [1881-1971] With technical genius, the woodcut artist transports viewers with his extraordinary interpretations of place and time Ones to Watch: Joel L. Sherman Spotlighting the work architect Joel L. Sherman Collector’s Eye: Charmay Allred Celebrated in Santa Fe for her patronage of the arts, Charmay Allred’s collection is often driven by friendship with the artists Collector’s Notebook: Displaying Collectibles When it comes to presenting one’s treasures, options abound