SAM SCOTT: MIND/MIRROR August 17 2022
An upcoming exhibition of new work by painter Sam Scott, MIND/MIRROR, will open at The William Havu Gallery in Denver, CO, next week.
On view from August 26 through October 8, 2022, with an opening reception on Friday, August 26, from 5 to 8 pm, at the gallery's 1040 Cherokee St., location.
Imaged at top is Mind Mirror III, by Sam Scott, oil on canvas, 30 x 24 inches.
Both Sam's oil paintings and watercolors are included in this large exhibition of over 100 works:
"I continue to be focused on the fundamentals: Creating an experience holding a new beauty which reveals a balance between the physical and the spiritual.
That a transition might take place." - Sam Scott, July 2022
Ishi, above, by Sam Scott, oil on canvas, 30 x 24 inches
Amo, above, by Sam Scott, oil on canvas, 20 x 16 inches
Clay Vessel and Pinecone, above, by Sam Scott, oil on canvas, 18 x 24 inches
Sam Scott has lived and worked in Santa Fe (NM) since 1969. His work has been the focus of exhibitions at the New Mexico Museum of Art, Sam Scott: An American Voice, 1967-1997, and the Center for Contemporary Arts, Messages from the Wounded Healers.
His artwork was included in the 1975 Whitney Biennial. He has been recognized for his work by the French government with awards and exhibitions. Sam Scott earned an MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, where his teachers included abstract painters Philip Guston and Clyfford Still, among others.
Mind Mirror I, above, by Sam Scott, oil on canvas, 72 x 48 inches
To learn more about Sam Scott's accomplishments throughout his career and view the exhibition in full, visit The William Havu Gallery.
Visit Sam Scott's website here.
Divergent/Works: Sam Scott November 18 2017
Currently on view at The Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM, Divergent/Works: Sam Scott opened October 7, 2017 and continues through January 14, 2018.
His is one of four Divergent/Works exhibitions featuring artists pursuing very different styles - sublime and humble - while subscribing to the unique high desert aesthetic of Taos and northern New Mexico.
A discussion/talk with Sam Scott took place at The Harwood Museum of Art on October 28, 2017.
"Heart of Pablo Casals", by Sam Scott, oil on canvas
For more on the exhibition and Sam's paintings , visit this post on our vasaripaintpov blog