Mikel Donahue's love for ranching and painting runs deep. By Mark Mussari
A Dynamic Force
Over almost 40 years, Stuart Johnson has made Settlers West one of the West's most respected galleries. By Norman Kolpas
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Woman
Andrea Kemp finds beauty and meaning in the here and now. By Bonnie Gangelhoff
Capturing the Soul
Aaron Westerberg's portraits convey character with simple yet powerful forms. By Gussie Fauntleroy
Kevin Courter's serene paintings are majestic and intimate all at once. By Rosemary Carstens
A visit with Rick Howell at his studio in Mogote, CO. By Bonnie Gangelhoff
The Big Picture
Susiehyer takes inspiration from the natural world she loves, then goes beyond the visible to render it with an abstract sensibility. By Reed Glenn
Exploring the World
Six painters find inspiration in the land around them.
Larisa Aukon at Paul Scott Gallery in Scottsdale, AZ.
Western Horizons exhibition at the Denver Art Museum in Denver, CO.
Masters of the American West show at the Autry National Center in Los Angeles, CA.
Beyond the West
Southeastern Wildlife Exposition in Charleston, SC.
ARTfeast in Santa Fe, NM.
From the Editor
Thoughts on the significance of the natural world.
Artist to Watch
Amy Lind creates a cast of characters in her figurative paintings.
Three landscape paintings to add to your collection.
I saw it in SWA!
Paintings and sculpture sold from our pages.
Catching up with Louisa McElwain, who first appeared in our pages in February 2000.
New additions for your bookshelf.
From Our Archives
A look back at four issues with special themes published in the 1990s and 2000s.
Index to Advertising
Kathy Anderson's prize-winning painting from the American Art Invitational.