|International America's Parks II - Monument Valley
James's painting of a Navajo Indian on horseback overlooking Monument Valley National park has been selected for display in AMERICA'S PARKS II, an international competition and exhibition, the purpose of which is to recognize and promote excellence in original art depicting parks in North America.
Works included in the AMERICA'S PARKS II exhibition were selected from a competition open to all artists, the purpose of which is to recognize and promote excellence in original artworks depicting any park (national, state, provincial, county, city, or private) in Canada, Mexico and The United States, with an emphasis on parks in the Southwestern U.S. & Northwestern Mexico. Selections were made by a professional jury consisting of:
Pam Dean Cable, Executive Director, Susan Kathleen Black Foundation
M. Stephen Doherty, Editor, PleinAir™ Magazine
Todd Wilkinson, Managing Editor, Wildlife Art Journal
New for AMERICA'S PARKS II is the eligibility of sculpture.
AMERICA'S PARKS II will premiere in Bolivar, Missouri from March 16 - April 13, 2014 at the Ella Carothers Dunnegan Gallery of Art; it will then be displayed at The Wildlife Experience in Parker (Denver), Colorado, from May 24 - Aug. 10, 2014; and the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson, AZ from September 13 - October 26, 2014.
March 16 - April 13, 2014
Ella Carothers Dunnegan Gallery of Art
May 24 - August 10, 2014
The Wildlife Experience
Parker (Denver), CO
September 13 - October 26, 2014
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
For further info, contact: David J. Wagner, Ph.D., Curator/Tour Director
AMERICA'S PARKS II, Tour Office David J. Wagner, L.L.C.
8B Diamond Tower, 1633 N. Prospect Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202 USA
Phone: (414) 221-6878