Spring and Summer Art in Taos Taos Artist Collective is Proud to Host Selected Member Openings We Invite Taos and Visitors to Join Us in These Fun Celebrations Meet the Wonderful Artists These Are Free Events For All
Happiness: Color, Light and the Landscape of Taos” featuring: Tatiana Klimov, Jan Nelson, and Kirk Buchanan
Tatiana, from St. Petersburg, Russia found her second home in Los Alamos 23 years ago. In Russia, she owned and directed a private crafts school, designing and creating clothes using knitting, crochet, embroidery and quilting in her designs. In the spring of 2017 she pursued painting, portraying positive energy and happiness by splashing bright colors on canvas to share the beauty and inspiration she finds through her love of nature.
Jan Nelson builds unique lamps from recycled materials. He is known for his sense of humor, along with a great aesthetic sense that result in beautiful one-of-kind, whimsical lamps and lit creations. He has worked with well known lighting designers for Popejoy Hall, Kimo, Lensic Theatres and the Santa Fe Opera. He has also worked as a Lightinng Designer/Tech in film, music, dance and stage productions for 30 years.
Kirk Buchanan is an American Contemporary Artist and Author living in Taos, NM and Heath, Texas. Kirk paints the Southwest landscape in all prima method with impasto techniques in the style broadly categorized as Abstract Impressionism.