2019 Luxembourg Art Prize – Finalist

2019 Luxembourg Art Prize – Finalist

I am very pleased to announce that I have been selected as a finalist for the 2019 Luxembourg Art Prize. A group exhibition of the eleven finalists' work will open September 28 and run through December 14 at La Pinacothèque, a private museum in Luxembourg City founded...

Exhibition at George Billis Gallery, New York

Exhibition at George Billis Gallery, New York

In September, I will be having a small solo exhibition at George Billis Gallery in New York. The paintings will be installed in the side room exhibition space in the Chelsea gallery, 525 W. 26th Street, ground floor. The opening reception will be September 6th, 6-8...

George Billis Gallery

George Billis Gallery

I'm very pleased to announce that I am now represented in Los Angeles by George Billis Gallery LA. I'm excited to join a roster of talented artists working in a variety of media and exploring a wide range of important themes. My first exhibition with GBGLA is...

Feeding the Animals

Feeding the Animals

My path to a good painting is indirect. I begin by dividing the picture plane horizontally into two or three sections, and the rest of the process is a series of corrections. I try to fix the things I don't like without destroying the aspects that appeal to me. Of...

New Aluminum Panels

New Aluminum Panels

I recently had some new panels built. The faces are made of Dibond aluminum sheets, which are mounted to poplar cradles. They look beautiful, and the aluminum composite means no warping whatsoever. I wasn't sure about painting on metal, but I really like the feel of...

Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibitions

Elins Eagles-Smith Gallery will be showing my work at the Art Market SF fair, which runs from April 26th to the 29th at The Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. Also, my second show at William Havu Gallery (Denver) has just been scheduled for spring 2019. My first...

New Acquisitions at UW Art Museum

New Acquisitions at UW Art Museum

I'm very pleased to be included in the New Acquisitions exhibition at the University of Wyoming Art Museum. This particular painting, Lesson 1, I feel is strongly influenced by my surroundings here in Wyoming, so I can't imagine a more appropriate place for it to live...

Art on Paper – New York

Art on Paper – New York

The Art on Paper fair opens tonight in New York (Pier 36) with a preview, and then will be open to the public Friday through Sunday (March 2-5). It's an excellent group of exhibitors this year, and Elins Eagles-Smith Gallery will be showing four of my recent paintings...

“The Connected Edge” at William Havu Gallery

“The Connected Edge” at William Havu Gallery

The Connected Edge: Clay Johnson, Jeff Kahm, & Aaron Karp opened January 27th at William Havu Gallery in Denver and will continue through March 11th. The show features a beautiful selection of work by Jeff Kahm and Aaron Karp as well as fourteen of my paintings...

Elins Eagles-Smith Show Nov. 3rd

Elins Eagles-Smith Show Nov. 3rd

My first solo exhibition at Elins Eagles-Smith Gallery will open November 3rd and run through December 17th. The show will include 13 new paintings ranging in size from 24"x24" to 60"x80". There will be an opening reception from 5:30 to 7:30pm on Thursday November...