MIA MURATORI Building 98 , PO Box 445 705 West Bonnie Street , Marfa 302-494-3042 , 432-729-1852 www . miamuratori . com miamuratori @ mac . com Mia Muratori studied painting at the Art Students League of New York with Robert Beauchamps and later received her MFA from the Univesity of Delaware . The artist has been awarded a travel grant from the China Bilateral Artist Exchange , a Carr Foundation Scholarship , an Artist Opportuity Grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts and a Patricia C . Philips New York Times Cultural Critic Competition Award . Muratori exhibits nationally and internationally .
JOHANNA NELSON 432-940-9506 johannanelson . tumblr . com johanna . nelson @ yahoo . com Johanna studied Industrial Technology and Art at SRSU ; she is currently working on her MBA , with a focus on Economics at UTEP . Ms . Nelson has lived in Alpine , Lajitas , and Parral , Chihuahua , MX over the past decade . She operated a student art gallery in Alpine for 4 yrs and has sold her art to clients all over the world for the past 10 yrs . Her main focus continues to lie in the unique shapes and structure of the Chihuahuan Desert . West Texas desert vistas are her inspiration throughout many of her landscapes .
JEAN NORTHINGTON Fort Davis jwnlittlewindoes @ gmail . com I add vibrant colors & textures to my photographs to create painterly digital designs . Framed digital art photographs are available at The Paisano Hotel , Gage Hotel , Kiowa Gallery , Javelinas & Hollyhocks , & Gallery on the Square .
CHRISTINE OLEJNICZAK Marfa 512-496-7871 www . christineolejniczak . com christineolejniczak22 @ gmail . com Land-based and site-specific sonic compositions created with an emphasis on drawing and the sound of drawing . Drawings , videos , prints , installations and music . Natural born Fluxus interested in collaborations .
TIM OLIVER Lubbock , TX TimOliverWatercolors @ gmail . com TimOliverArt . com Old Spanish Trail Gallery • 432.249.1968 gallery @ oldspanishtrailgallery . com
REEDA PEEL Alpine 972-740-0076 • reeda . peel @ att . net A retired archeologist ( expertise in Native American rock art ) represented by Catch Light Gallery . Art is based on historic research of Texas Indians .
JAN PIERCE DMR , Fort Davis 817-713-8929 • artqueen @ hughes . net Acrylic , oil , and mixed media paintings . Up close and personal flowering cactus , rock stacks , boots , and the occasional animal . Shows at the Kiowa Gallery in Alpine .
FEATHER RADHA PO Box 2104 , Alpine 432-294-0130 Muralist painter in oils , acrylic and mixed media . Figures , landscapes , nature , magical realism . Work exhibited at Gallery on the Square , and shows by appointment .
STYLLE READ 2217 E Hwy 67 , Cleburne , TX 817-992-5035 • www . stylleread . com Nationally recognized artist and notorious western muralist . Specializes in original , historically correct western recreations , such as Big Brewster & Ode to Reata , Alpine , historic mural of San Angelo and many others in the region .
CATHY LYNN RHUDY 66 North Largent Ranch Road , Fort Davis 432-249-1611 • crhudy @ hughes . net Cathy Rhudy , a retired educator , moved to Fort Davis to enjoy the slower pace of the Davis Mountains and the Big Bend Area . She became involved in the flourishing art community and has enjoyed resuming a life-long love for painting . As a pastel painter , she seeks to recreate the beautiful colors and hues that we encounter as we experience the beauty of the Big Bend area . The blending of the colors across the page recalls God ’ s handiwork in nature and serves as an on-going reminder of His Blessings . Cathy is a member of the Big Bend Art Association , Alpine , Texas , and exhibits her paintings at the Cactus Fountain Studio and Gallery , 205 North State Street , Fort Davis , Texas .
ANNE ROBERTS Earth and Fire Gallery 635 Gate 7 Road , Terlingua 432-371-2135 parrothead5455 @ yahoo . com I take nature and landscape photography . I am currently the guest artist at Earth and Fire Gallery . I have participated at ArtWalk .
TIM ROBERTS P . O . Box 767 , Fort Davis 432-426-3808 Images of my artwork can be seen at www . catchlightartgallery . com ; www . bigbendartscouncil . org ; or my ‘ Tim Roberts ’ Artworks ’ Facebook page . My artwork , whether in the form of paintings , scratchboard etchings , or drawings , is typically representational and most often reflects the landscape or cultural heritage of West Texas . The pieces are invitations to the viewer to participate in the ‘ stories ’ being illustrated , whether real or imagined . My artwork is represented at Catchlight Art Gallery , Alpine .
ROXA ROBISON PO Box 555 , Fort Davis 432.426.3343 • roxarobison . com Nature drawings in graphite , colored pencil , watercolor . Oil landscapes . Terracotta luminarias and clayworks . Owner , Old Spanish Trail Gallery and Museum at Crows Nest Ranch 20 minutes SW of Fort Davis , a working ranch established by her family in 1905 .
SHELLY G . ROGERS PO Box 1028 , Alpine 432-294-1538 • shellygrogersart . com
• agshelly78 @ aol . com Inspired by the beauty of the west and desert mountain region , Shelly ’ s favorite painting subjects are landscapes , indigenous plants , wildlife , horses and cattle , all in oil . She also does textile applique art with original regional designs . Paintings and applique works are shown at Gallery on the Square in Alpine .
CHRIS RUGGIA jackcomics . com Comics , mostly about the desert animals of the Big Bend . Books are available at Murphy St . Raspa Co ., Front Street Books , Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center and Big Bend National Park , as well as online .
ELLEN C . RUGGIA vastgraphics . com / botanical Botanical art featuring plants native to the Trans-Pecos region of Texas ; at Kiowa Gallery and the Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center .
JOYCE RUNYAN Ransom Canyon , TX Old Spanish Trail Gallery • 432.249.1968 • gallery @ oldspanishtrailgallery . com
GORDIE SANBORN The Daily Grind , 907 W Lockhart , Alpine 432-837-2591 gordoman43 @ yahoo . com Rockhound , lapidary work , artisan .
MARTHA SCOTT Catchlight Art Gallery Whimsical , functional ceramics , distinctive detritus pieces
DANA SHOPPA Chisos Mountain Lodge 713-944-1239 danazart2 @ gmail . com As a featured artist at the Chisos Mountain Lodge , Big Bend National Park since 1982 , Dana conducts painting seminars and photography workshops in the park . She was born in El Paso , TX , she spent her childhood on a farm and ranch near Clodine , TX where she became one with nature as she grew in her appreciation and talent as an artist .
LINDY C . SEVERNS Old Spanish Trail Studio PO Box 2167 , Fort Davis 806-789-6513 Lindy or ( local ) Jim 432-249-1968 • oldspanishtrailstudio . com lindy @ lindyseverns . com Big Bend country landscapes , wildlife and nature art in pastels or oils . Originals & affordable , uniquely hand-repainted prints from Old Spanish Trail Studio , a working fine art studio on a heritage ranch . Lindy is Artist-in-Residence at Old Spanish Trail Gallery & Museum , high in the Davis Mts 20 minutes SW of Ft D , open daily by appointment ; The Gage & V6 Collection , Marathon ; art notecards at Front Street Books , Alpine . See Lindy Cook Severns on PBS : Western Perspective , episode 5 and published in TEXAS TRADITIONS , Contemporary Artists of the Lone Star State .
ZOEY SEXTON 432-371-2172 lazykzranch @ gmail . com
LIZ SIBLEY Galeria Sibley , 103 W . Holland , Alpine 432-386-3549 • sibley1 @ me . com Liz Sibley has lived in Alpine for four decades . She is intrigued with the world of “ micro mosaicing ” using tile , glass , millefiori ( literally : 1,000 flowers ), jewels and found objects . Liz recently completed a series of “ Day of the Dead ” Skulls . She is a member of the Austin Mosaic Guild and The Society of American Mosaic Artists .
DIANA SIMARD Painter , Marfa dianasimard . com dianasimard @ gmail . com Diana Simard is a painter and printmaker based in Marfa . Her work is inspired by light and landscape .
AUSTIN SMITH Alpine dragoncompany . org austin @ dragoncompany . org Author , photographer , designer , and illustrator . Comics and art assemblages found online and in various shops around the Big Bend .
J . R . SMITH PO Box 1077 , Alpine 432-249-0682 www . facebook . com / JrSmithArt Award winning artist , oil and acrylic . Big Bend vistas , seascapes , unique people , architectural portraits and murals .
JEFF SMITH Architectural Stained Glass , Inc . 506 Limpia Canyon Trail , Fort Davis 432-426-3311 • www . archstglassinc . com • jgs @ archstglassinc . com Contemporary stained glass for residential , commercial and liturgical windows . Visit website for examples from throughout North America .
BIG BEND GALLERIES & ARTISTS 2023