Recent Accomplishments & Upcoming Events
Victor is so happy to announce that his Tender Moments painting won First Place in the Kansas Through The Eyes of an Artist, Juried Exhibit held virtually at the Carriage Factory Art Gallery in Newton, Kansas. Judge Wayne Conyers selected the winning painting, citing in part how the artist expressed such deep emotion from the characters and focused the viewers attention using symmetry in the layout of the painting.
Victor is excited to announce his Noon Day Sun painting has been accepted for inclusion in this year's 2020 Oil Painters of America's Virtual Western Regional Show, hosted by Illume Gallery of Fine Art in St. George, Utah, considered one of the most distinguished art galleries in the country. Though this exhibition is virtual, the high quality of artwork remains the same and features the best representational artists throughout the western half of the United States and Canada. A virtual awards presentation will be held on Friday, August 21 at 6:30 p.m. Central Time.
Victor is extremely happy to announce two of his three paintings, Experience Counts, Looking For Work and Riding Point were selected by judges at the American Plains Artists 34th Annual Juried Exhibit to receive awards. Experience Counts won the prestigious, Publisher’s Award of Excellence, and Looking For Work was the hosting facility’s board member’s choice for the Arrowhead Award.
Victor's western painting Kansas, has been accepted into this year’s Western Regional Exhibition of Traditional Oils. The 2019 exhibition will be held at Sorrel Sky Gallery, located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, November 1 - November 30, 2019, and promises to be an enjoyable show.
Victor will participate in the Bosque Art Classic, an annual juried and judged art show and sale hosted by the BAC Art Council. Over the years, it has become a national show which includes entries from international artists as well. The show is currently in its 34th year. It is open to all artists who create realistic/representational art.
Victor has been selected to participate in the 2019 Phippen Museum's Hold Your Horses Invitational Exhibition and Sale in the Marley Gallery, August 3rd through September 22nd, 2019. Horse lovers, art enthusiasts and Western art collectors alike will be enthralled with the popular, annual exhibition and sale, Hold Your Horses! In tribute to the horse, that powerful, loyal and hardworking companion of all mankind, and in the same tradition as classic Western artists of the past, this very special invitational exhibition and sale offers artwork focused entirely on the horse. Museum members FREE and Guests $12 each.
Victor is excited to announce that he has been chosen for Artist of the Month for July, 2019, at the Museum of Western Art located in Kerrville, TX. The Museum of Western Art is dedicated to excellence in the collection, preservation, and promotion of Western Heritage and the education and cultural enrichment of our diverse audiences. The museum will display 13 of Victor's original paintings for the 30 day period and Victor will provide a presentation at the museum describing his paintings and his process, at 5 to 7:30pm, July 18, 2019. We hope you will attend.
Victor has been invited to the 38th Annual Western Art Show and Sale. The Cheyenne Frontier Days Western Art Show and Sale is one of the most respected and prestigious western art exhibitions in the Rocky Mountain Region. A visit to Cheyenne Frontier Days wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Old West Museum to see and experience the outstanding works of art on display.