August | September 2016


Rendering: Daring Adventures or Nothing At All Kendle Design Collaborative creates homes that are functional art within the landscape Ones to Watch: Ben Pease Spotlighting the work of painter Ben Pease Western Landmark: Through an Owner’s Eyes, Chico Hot Springs Resort An owner shares the story of a historic Montana property built on American ambition and healing waters Ones to Watch: Marela Zacarías Spotlighting the work of sculptor Marela Zacarías Collector’s Eye: Allison Merritt Allison Merritt orchestrates the annual Western Design Conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, collecting work she reveres along the way Ones to Watch: Robert Seliger Spotlighting the work of custom furniture maker Robert Seliger Designing the West: Reimagined and Repurposed Combining unique antiques, fine art and contemporary furnishings, designer Abby Hetherington creates modern interiors both eclectic and imaginative Ones to Watch: Andrew Mann Spotlighting the work of architect Andrew Mann Auction Block: Taking Flight Sales of key Western artworks rise above estimates amid a strengthening market Wanderings: An Insider’s Guide Known for its dining, nightlife and over-the-top attractions, this neon city in the desert is also a glowing oasis for fine art Collector’s Notebook: Creating an Artful Sculpture Garden When it comes to design and placement, collaborating with the pros is your best bet Editor’s Note: Individual Perspectives In the Studio: Motivated by Mother Nature In Cimarron, New Mexico, Susan Norris’ love of animals translates into emotive works of art Details: Things We Love From feather bow ties to French-script doggy beds and roadside photography books, WA&A editors select their favorite objets d’art Perspective: Group f/64 This association of masterful 20th-century photographers championed photography as an art form, leaving an indelible mark on American imagery Ones to Watch: Marc Hanson Spotlighting the work of painter Marc Hanson