DAN BECK, OPA       "Bella"       24" x 18"      $4,500.      (available for presale)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Dan Beck is the recipient of three national awards in 2016: Oil Painters of America National Exhibition, American Impressionist Society National Exhibition and Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Exhibition. He is also the Gold Medal winner of the 2011 Oil Painters of America National Exhibition. Previous awards include six awards of excellence with Oil Painters of America (three National and three Regional).  He has also won two consecutive Raymar Art Competition Awards of Excellence, Award of Excellence with Salon International, a first place, a second place and eight finalists with Boldbrush Art competition. Dan has had feature articles in “American Art Collector”, “Southwest Art”, “American Artist”, "Art of the West" magazines and "Art Talk". His paintings were selected for the covers of November 2008 “Southwest Art” and September 2011 “Art of the West”. Dan has been invited to many nationally prominent shows such as “American Art Invitational”, “American Art in Miniature” and “Great American Figurative Show”. He has also exhibited his works in many successful solo and group shows in galleries across the country. His paintings have found collectors in both the private and corporate world on a national level as well as from such diverse places as Canada, Japan and the Middle East.  He is in the permanent collection of the Littleton Historical Museum and has exhibited with the Phippen Museum, Prescott, Arizona.  

Membership:   Oil Painters of America  (OPA) signature member

American Impressionist Society (AIS) signature member

Plein Air Painters of the SouthEast (PAPSE) 

Awards & Invitationals:

-  OPA Eastern Regional Exhibition 2016, Award of Excellence - Juried by Charles Cox

-  American Impressionist Society National Exhibition 2016, Honorable Mention - Juried by Calvin Liang

-  OPA National Exhibition 2016, Best Signature Honorable Mention – Juried by Kevin Macpherson

-  OPA National Exhibition 2011, Gold Medal – Juried by Scott Christensen

-  American Impressionist Society Annual Exhibition 2009, Award of Merit