Kentucky artist Jennifer Fairbanks prefers that those observing her plein air painting have hooves and paws, and she gets her way when she paints on the North Farm, part of Murray State University's school of agriculture.
In very few places are the stakes as high in land conservation as they are in the Hamptons. Reports of one acre of "buildable" oceanfront land selling for $16 million exemplify what the Peconic Land Trust is up against on New York's Long Island. Enter the local artists....
When Larry Moore returns to his favorite place to paint, things are going to be a little different. Moore is intent on venturing past his representational comfort zone and going more abstract.
New York State painter George Van Hook says tackling an unfamiliar landscape with a drastically different look can be easier if the artist adopts a certain frame of mind.
Not everyone would be thankful that a bird chose to perch on his or her painting. But not everyone paints in Australia.