December 2014 | January 2015


Perspective: N.C. Wyeth [1822-1945] The legendary artist’s painterliness and exuberance defined his illustrations of the West Ones to Watch: Architect George Gibson Spotlighting the works of Architect George Gibson Wanderings: Beverly Hills, California The city of elegance, glamour and luxury turns 100 Details: Things We Love From crackle-glaze pottery and cascading light installations to reversible pendants studded with diamonds, WA&A editors select their favorite objets d’art Collector’s Eye: Rose Fredrick Whether she’s curating an exhibit, guiding an artist or discovering the next prodigy, Rose Fredrick is moved by artists who demonstrate honest, authentic expression In Search of Western Art Museums and companies mark rising demand for art-based travel Auction Block: Growing Strong Auctions and events around the West continue to gain momentum Designing the West: Vibrant Spirits Santa Fe designers Michael Violante and Paul Rochford create highly livable space with traditional influences and modern lines Ones to Watch: Artist David Patchen Spotlighting the works of blown-glass artist David Patchen Western Landmark: Sunset Marquis Hotel Combining old Hollywood glamour with rock ’n’ roll flair for 50 years Ones to Watch: Jill Zeidler Spotlighting the works of ceramic artist Jill Zeidler Rendering: Shaped by Place Austin architects Arthur Andersson and Chris Wise create buildings exactly where they belong Ones to Watch: Deborah Berniklau Spotlighting the works of painter Deborah Berniklau In the Studio: A Garden of Imagination From her Craftsman studio in Pasadena, Cha-Rie Tang creates artisan designs that are grounded in history but realized with contemporary flair Ones to Watch: Rory Egelus Spotlighting the works of furniture maker Rory Egelus