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James
Van Fossan
ARC Associate Living Master™
artist & musician
born 1964

Citizenship:
American


Biographical Information

Contact Email: vanfossanstudio@gmail.com

Website: www.jamesvanfossan.com

James Van Fossan is self-taught and paints in his home studio in Eagle, Colorado.

Galleries
SR Brennen Galleries, Palm Desert, Scottsdale, and Santa Fe.
Gallery France, Dordogne, France
Alpen Art, Vail, Colorado

Curriculum Vitae

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013 One-Man Show, Alpen Art, Vail, Colorado
2013 "Meet The Artist", Open House Event - Private Residence, Breckenridge, Colorado
2011 "Rhythms of Grace", Cathedral Center for the Arts, Phoenix, Arizona
2009 "Face Forward; A Benefit for Mending the Soul Ministries", Rive Gauche Art Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014 9th Annual International Guild of Realism Salon, Charleston, SC
2013 8th Annual International Guild of Realism Salon, Tempe, AZ
2013 Aspen Antiques & Fine Arts Festival, Aspen, CO
2013 Salon International Greenhouse Gallery San Antonio, TX
2012 World of Art Showcase, Las Vegas, NV
2012 7th Annual International Guild of Realism Salon, Carmel, CA
2011 83rd Annual American Artists Professional League Grand National Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
2011 International Guild of Realism 6th Annual Exhibition, Sage Creek Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2011 Scottsdale Salon of Fine Art, Legacy Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
2011 "Martinis & Masterpieces", The Children's Museum of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona
2011 "Sacred Places" & "Sacred Messages", Herberger Theater, Phoenix, Arizona
2010 82nd Annual American Artists Professional League Grand National Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
2010 International Museum of Contemporary Masters of Fine Art, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
2007 "Fresh Eyes", The Phippen Museum, Prescott, Arizona

AWARDS
2014 Honorable Mention and Finalist Awards, Art Renewal Center, 2013/2014 ARC Salon
2014 First Place prize, Collection Beaux-Arts Réaliste International Competition, Montreal, Canada
2013 Chairman's Choice Award, Art Renewal Center's International Salon 2012-2013
2012 Finalist, Art Renewal Center's International Figurative Category, 2011/2012 ARC Salon
2011 Collectors' Choice Award, International Guild of Realism Exhibition, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2011 Finalist, Art Renewal Center's International Figurative Category, 2010/2011 ARC Salon
2010 Third Place, Cover Art Contest, Artist Portfolio Magazine
2010 Raymond Chow Memorial Award. 82nd Grand National Exhibition: American Artists Professional League, New York
2010 Finalist, Art Renewal Center's International Figurative Category, 2009/2010 ARC Salon
2010 Honorable Mention, International Masters of Fine Art, San Antonio, Texas
2009 Finalist, The Artist's Magazine 26th Annual Art Competition: Portrait/Figure Category, December issue
2009 Inductee into the International Guild of Realism, Scottsdale, Arizona
2008 Finalist, International Artist Magazine, Scottsdale, Arizona
2007 2nd place award recipient: Drawing Category, Phippen Museum Western Art Show, Prescott, Arizona
2006 Recipient of the Phippen Family Award, The Phippen Museum, Prescott, Arizona
2005 Semi-Finalist, Art Renewal Center's International Figurative Category, ARC Salon

Overture

-2014
Oil on linen
50.8 x 40.64 cm
(20" x 16")
Private collection

Added: 2014-07-17
Rosibel

-2013
Oil on linen
71.12 x 58.42 cm
(28" x 23")
Collection of the Artist

Added: 2014-07-17
Sophia

-2013
Oil on board
12.7 x 20.32 cm
(5" x 8")
Collection of the Artist

Added: 2014-07-17
Pink Tutu

-2013
Oil on linen
76.2 x 60.96 cm
(30" x 24")
Collection of the Artist

Added: 2014-07-17
Sofie

-2013
Oil on linen
27.94 x 35.56 cm
(11" x 14")
Private collection

Added: 2014-07-17
The Understudy

-2013
Oil on linen
35.56 x 27.94 cm
(14" x 11")
Collection of the Artist

Added: 2014-07-17
Tune

-2013
Oil on linen
30.48 x 30.48 cm
(12" x 12")
Collection of the Artist

Added: 2014-07-17
Julie Gallo and Fluffy

-2013
Oil on linen
50.8 x 76.2 cm
(20" x 30")
Private collection

Added: 2014-07-17
Magnum Opus

-2012
Oil on linen
111.76 x 182.88 cm
(44" x 72")
Private collection

Added: 2013-02-07
Rarity

-2012
Oil on linen
60.96 x 45.72 cm
(24" x 18")
Private collection

Added: 2013-02-07