Vasari 21 • October 2018
FEATURE – "Plein air painting today"
The inimitable art critic and writer Ann Landi wrote a feature article on plein air painting on her Vasari 21 website (an incredible resource for artists, by the way). I’m featured as one of twelve artists whose process includes a lot of plein air work. Here is a link to the article.
Western Art & Architecture • June/July 2018
Feature Article – "No Doors: Jivan Lee"
Western Art & Architecture includes a six-page feature article on my work in its June/July 2018 issue. You can find the online version here, or pickup a print version and start reading on page 136.
Two Coats of Paint • June 2018
Work highlight – "Santa Fe: A visit to the Railyard Arts District"
My painting, “Sunrise riverbend,” 40” x 40”, was highlighted among other work at venues in Santa Fe’s Railyard such as SITE Santa Fe, Form & Concept, and LewAllen Galleries where I show.
Colorado HOmes and Lifestyles • May 2018
Work featured – "A home that embraces the gray"
My painting, Taos, a 48" x 48" piece of the Rio Grande Gorge painted on-location in Taos, NM, was featured in an article on a contemporary Denver home and with an interior design by Armijo Design Group of Denver. (link)
SouthWEst Art • October 2017
"State of the ARt Market"
Southwest Art featured my work on the article's lead page and also highlighted it in the magazine's annual survey of promising artists and trends in the contemporary art market.
Denver WEstword • October 2017
Review - "enjoy the scenery at William Havu's Survey"
My work, along with that of Lui Ferreyra and Lynn Boggess, was covered by art historian and critic Michael Paglia in his review of the group landscape exhibit, Survey, at William Havu Gallery in the fall of 2017.
Phoenix home and garden magazine • December 2016
Feature Article - "A respect for the land"
With an article by Rebecca Rhoades and photography by Wendy McEahern, the Phoenix Home and Garden Magazine feature provides a first-hand view into my process. You can find the article on page 114 of the December 2016 issue or read a pdf version here.
FINE ART CONNOISSUER • JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2016
"ARTIST MAKING THEIR MARK: JIVAN LEE"
Fine Art Connoisseur included me as one of the magazine's "Three to Watch" artists in its "Artists Making Their Mark" section of the January/February 2016 issue. What a great surprise! The one-page writeup touches on my work, inspirations, and background. It's on page 47 or you can subscribe online here.
American Art Collector • DECEMBER 2015
show preview - "Rhythms in nature"
My work was highlighted in the December 2015 issue of American Art Collector in an article on the three-person show I exhibited in at Altamira Fine Art in Scottsdale, AZ. A pdf of the article is here (courtesy of American Art Collector).
SOUTHWEST ART • FEBRUARY 2015
Cover Artwork & feature article: "Serenading the Land"
Southwest Art editor Bonnie Gangelhoff writes about my work and process in the magazine's annual landscape issue for 2015. You can find the feature article on pages 72 - 75, and see my painting, A late fall evening, 36" x 58", on the cover! Here is a link to the article online if you don't have the issue nearby.
2014 Taos Gallery Guide • SUMMER 2014
Feature profile - "Three artists under 35"
The 2014 Taos Gallery Guide features me as one of three Taos artists under 35 years of age to look for in galleries in Taos and beyond. It's a quick article on my work and what led me to Taos – with some fun pictures. Here is a direct link to page 64 in the digital ISSUU.
Taos News • FALL 2013
On November 9th, the Taos News published a very kind review of my 2013 solo exhibition, Paint this Land, which runs through November 30th at Heinley Fine Arts in Taos, NM (119 Bent Street). You can find the online version here.
Southwest Art • OCTOBER 2013
Southwest Art features an article on me and my work, as well as my upcoming solo exhibition in Taos, on Page 63 of the October 2013 issue. It's a brief write up on how I made it to Taos and got back into painting.
Fine Art Connoisseur • September/October 2013
Fine Art Connoisseur features a brief writeup on my two Taos exhibitions opening in late September on page 108 of the September/October 2013 issue. The writeup covers my solo exhibition, Paint this Land, at Heinley Fine Arts (9/27/2013 - 11/3/2013), and the Under the Hill exhibit at the Blumenschein Museum (9/20/2013 - 2/16/2014).
Art Business News • Winter 2012/2013
feature article – "COMMISSION THIS! THE DELICATE DANCE OF PAINTING FOR HIRE"
Art Business News' Winter 2012 issue includes an article on artists who paint commissions. I'm one of a few artists interviewed, and my work is featured on the leading page of the article, which is in the Winter 2012 issue, pages 34 - 37.
Artpromotivate • August 2012
"THICKLY PAINTED, MINDFULLY MINDLESS"
Artpromotivate just published an article on me and my work. The article consists of an in-depth Q&A on my background and process, but also a bit on the role of an artist in society, what my favorite piece is and why, and a little bit on what was on the easel when the interview took place.
Art Business News • May 2012
"WORK OF THE WEEK"
Art Business News Magazine selected my 40" x 40" painting, Bella Lucia, as the Magazine's "work of the week." They published the painting and wrote up a nice article that you can read by following this link.
Plein Air Magazine • December 2011
"EXTREME PAINTING - PAINTING ON THE EDGE"
Plein Air Magazine published an image of my car parked beside the Rio Grande Gorge on the day I painted "The Gorge." If you take a look at the horizon and the canyon walls in the photo, you can tell that the car really was that slanted. Turn to page 83 of the Winter 2011 issue to see the photo and a quick writeup.
Plein Air Magazine/Outdoorpainter.com • June 2011
Plein Air Magazine did a surprise profile of me and my art in June of 2011. You can find the article here.