WILLIAM LUMPKINS (1909-2000) was born on the Rabbit Ears Ranch in Clayton, New Mexico to a pioneering family. He realized early in life that ranching wasn’t for him. As a young man, he became good friends with artist, Peter Hurd. It was with Hurd that Lumpkins made his first trip to Santa Fe in1927. Later as a graduate of the New Mexico School of Architecture he designed over two thousand buildings in Santa Fe, including DeVargas Center and Rancho Encantado...
Our contemporary artists are Twentieth and Twenty-first Century artists who express themselves in unexpected ways. They experiment with traditional materials and tweak their vision to give the viewer an exciting and exhilarating experience.
Some of our Contemporary artists are Clover Vail, Howard Smith, Peter Bodner, David Cantine, Rashid Johnson and many more.
Aaron Galleries is a fine arts gallery that carries predominantly 19th Century and 20thCentury works of art. We do have some exciting 21st Century artists that we are pleased to be representing.
We consider our “classics” to be Thomas Hart Benton, Grant Wood, Jesse Beard Rickly, John Steuart Curry, Jackson Pollock, Rockwell Kent, Werner Drewes, Beauford and Joe Delaney, Joseph Meert, and the list goes on and on.
We consider these artists to have proved themselves in the world of art, and endured the test of time by having their talent and personal vision understood by many.…