Upcoming Exhibitions
Contreras Gallery and Jewelry
110 E. 6th. street Ph: (520) 398-6557 Tucson, AZ. 85705
http://www.contrerashousefineart.com/index.html

 

 

 

December and January 2023

Gary Aagaard, Jill Bauman and David Wayne Fitzsimmons

Gary Aagaard:

Quick Bio : I began my professional career shortly after becoming a Society of Illustrators Scholarship Award winner in 1982. My conceptual cover and interior illustrations have appeared in numerous publications including The Village Voice, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Newsday, Philadelphia Weekly, Barrons, Oxford American, Business Week, Bloomberg, SF Weekly, Seattle Weekly and Discover Magazine. In addition to my editorial work, I've created book illustrations for Reader's Digest Books, Houghton Mifflin, St. Martin's Press, Harcourt Brace and “Emily and the Ostriches” (Rizzoli Publ.), a children's book collaberation with Dan Bernstein.


Awards & Exhibits: My work has received recognition from the Society of Illustrators (NYC), the Society of Publication Designers, Print, the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, Applied Arts and American Illustration. My paintings have been displayed in the Museum of American Illustration, Gallery-Henoch, the Smithsonian, Klaudia Marr Gallery, Xpo Gallery, Mendenhall Gallery, Ward-Nasse Gallery, Gallery Nucleus and was part of the Museum of American Illustration 2000-2001 Traveling Exhibition.

Jill Bauman:

My works have appeared on covers and interiors of a variety of magazines including Weird Tales, Fantasy Magazine, Space & Time, Cemetery Dance, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Fangoria Magazine, Realms of Fantasy, and Amazing Stories.

I have illustrated the written works of authors of horror, mystery, and imaginative fiction such as Stephen King, Harlan Ellison, Dan Simmons, Fritz Leiber, Richard Laymon, Jack Dann, H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe, Clive Barker, Dean Koontz, Robert R. McCammon, Peter Straub and Lilian Jackson Braun, to name a few.

 

David Fitzsimmons:

David Fitzsimmons is a cartoonist, humor columnist and blogger for the Arizona Daily Star. Fitz is syndicated to more than 700 news publications. A Pulitzer finalist in 1988, his award-winning cartoons have drawn both fire and praise.

He is the staff cartoonist for the Arizona Star, and his cartoons are syndicated worldwide by Cagle Cartoons.

 

 

 

February and March 2023

Sylvia Garland and Ann Tracy with Special Guest, Eve McEwen

Abstract Art

 

 


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