Jeremy Lipking, “Above Timberline,” oil, 36 x 18 inches

An incredible lineup of artworks by many of the most prominent painters working in the field of realism today feature during a must-see exhibition in Denver, Colorado. Details here.

“Legacy” is perhaps one of the most star-studded exhibitions to have been mounted in 2017, making it a must-see for anyone in the Denver area in November. Opening on November 7, the exhibition headlines some of the most prominent painters working in the field of realism today.

Juliette Aristides, “Ovidieo,” oil, 36 x 26 inches

Curated by Anthony Waichulis, the exhibition aims to not only highlight the immense skill of the represented artists, but to celebrate and acknowledge their contributions in the field of art education as well. The show will be hosted at the Vida Ellison Gallery (Level 7) at the Denver Central Library and closes on December 31.

Sadie Valeri, “Venus,” oil, 20 x 16 inches

Via the exhibition press release: “For nearly 40,000 years mankind has been contributing to a vast visual record of the human condition. Weaving creativity with convention, each generation of mark-makers would pass along to the next an evolving visual vocabulary that would eventually overcome barriers of time, distance, language, and culture. Today, art educators prepare new generations of creatives to contribute new chapters to this unique, ongoing epic. Legacy is a celebration of these educators.”

Anthony Waichulis, “Storyteller,” oil, 18 x 25 inches

Participating artists in “Legacy” include Juliette Aristides, Dru Blair, Neilson Carlin, Rodney Davis, Jon deMartin, Edward Dillon, Michelle Dunaway, Kerry Dunn, Paul Foxton, Donato Giancola, David Gray, Amanda Hallenius, Russell Harris, Jeffrey Hein, Timothy Jahn, Joel Carson Jones, David Kassan, Jeremy Lipking, Deborah Lloyd, Edward Minoff, Juan Martinez, Kevin Moore, Tim Reynolds, Mario Robinson, Richard Schmid, Jordon Sokol, Dan Thompson, Sadie Valeri, Scott Waddell, Jeffrey Watts, Anthony Waichulis, Leah Waichulis, Patricia Watwood, and Elizabeth Zanzinger.

To learn more, visit Gallery 1261.

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Andrew Webster
Andrew Webster is the former Editor of Fine Art Today and worked as an editorial and creative marketing assistant for Streamline Publishing. Andrew graduated from The University of North Carolina at Asheville with a B.A. in Art History and Ceramics. He then moved on to the University of Oregon, where he completed an M.A. in Art History. Studying under scholar Kathleen Nicholson, he completed a thesis project that investigated the peculiar practice of embedded self-portraiture within Christian imagery during the 15th and early 16th centuries in Italy.

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