June | July 2014


Wanderings: Vancouver, British Columbia In this Canadian metropolis, food plus art equals LOVE Ones to Watch: Sculptor Bale Creek Allen Spotlighting the works of sculptor Bale Creek Allen Auction Block: Gathering Sales Regional auctions bring the best works in the Western and contemporary genres to the block Rendering: Collision, Overland Partners Creating structures that demonstrate the inescapable relationship between art and architecture for three decades Ones to Watch: Furniture maker Charise Buckley Spotlighting the works of furniture maker Charise Buckley Details: Things We Love From handcrafted knives and sculptural glass tables, to paper and resin bookshelves, WA&A editors select their favorite objets d’art In the studio: Unique Vision Artist Dennis Hare sees beauty and possibility in people, places and things Western Landmark: The Stanley Hotel The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado, combines an english exterior, a western interior and a trip in a time machine Perspective: Bill Owen [1942-2013] Just a year since his sudden passing, this cowboy artist’s legacy is coming into focus Ones to Watch: Architect Erik Peterson Spotlighting the works of architect Erik Peterson Ones to Watch: Painter Gregory Packard Spotlighting the works of painter Gregory Packard Collector’s Eye: Brian Lebel Brian and Melissa Lebel have channeled their shared passion for western art and collectibles into a life they love Ones to Watch: Painter Rick Stevens Spotlighting the works of painter Rick Stevens