Western Visions 2013 and Sneak Peek: Wild Wonders of Europe

Western Visions
26th Annual Show & Sale
Wednesday, September 11-
Friday, September 13

Western Visions is the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s largest and longest running fundraiser, with a variety of exciting events. The show features a wide selection of art for sale. More than 150 painters and sculptors participate in the art portion of the show and sale and as many as 2,000 people attend the events.

2013 Show & Sale on Display

Original Prints Show & Sale
Saturday, August 17 –
Sunday, September 22

On display in the Wapiti Gallery from 9:00AM – 5:00PM and during Western Visions evening events.

Sketch Show & Sale
Saturday, August 17 –
Sunday, September 22

On display in the King Gallery from 9:00AM – 5:00PM and during Western Visions evening events.

Miniatures & More Show & Sale
Saturday, August 31 –
Sunday, September 22

On display in the Gilcrease, Changing Visions, & Bison Galleries from 9:00AM – 5:00PM and during Western Visions evening events.

2013 Event Calendar

Palates & Palettes
Friday, September 6
3:00PM – 5:00PM

Be the first to view the spectacular artworks in the Western Visions Miniatures and More Show & Sale and start the weekend with food and drinks provided by the Rising Sage Café.

Western Visions
2013 Event Calendar

Ladies Jewelry &
Artisan Luncheon

September 11
11:00AM – 4:00PM

Preview and purchase handmade goods by premiere artisans of jewelry, fiber, leather, and other wearable art during this elegant luncheon event at the Four Seasons Resort.

Wild West Artist Party
Thursday, September 12
6:30PM – 10:30PM

As part of the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s Annual Western Visions: Miniatures and More Show & Sale, artists and patrons have an opportunity to view the art, place bids, and mingle with artists before the big sale.

26th Annual Miniatures and More Show & Sale
Friday, September 13
Doors Open 3:30PM
Bidding Closes 6:30PM
Presentation begins 7:00PM

Featuring works by over 150 of the country’s leading artists. This is the final opportunity to place your bid prior to the drawing that determines who is going home with a beautiful new work of art.

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Upcoming Events

Art a’ Brewin’
September 25
10:00AM – 4:00PM
Pick up your newly purchased artwork or browse works that are still available for sale.  Enjoy coffee and fruit in the gallery.
Still Available Artwork!
September 25 –
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Bison Gallery
9:00AM – 5:00PM

Don't miss your chance to get a stunning art piece from the 26th Annual Western Visions! Explore artwork that is still available at the Museum - the event is free and registration is not required.

Sneak Peek - Wild Wonders of Europe
Friday, September 27
11:30AM - 12:00PM
Free to members or with Museum admission

Enjoy this opportunity to see the Wild Wonders of Europe exhibit prior to its public opening. Adam Duncan Harris, PhD, Petersen Curator of Art and Research, will introduce the exhibit. Stay for lunch and receive a 20% discount in the Rising Sage Cafe.

Exhibitions On Display
Peruse the Sketches, Prints, Paintings, and Sculptures in the 26th Annual Western Visions Show and Sale - browse, bid, purchase
!  Explore The Odd Couple, Ancient Traditions: The Whetzel Collection of Pueblo and Pre-Pueblo Pottery, The Lost Bird Project, and Traveling Trout.

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