A R T I S T S I N F O R M A T I O N & A R T I C L E S
Kudos - Arts Magazine - Verde Valley Newspapers - Article
Sedona artist Anni Adkins chases light. When she catches it, she gives it form with canvas and oil paints.
Anni Akins creates artworks in oil paint that virtually defy characterization as either realism or
abstraction; the paintings can be viewed as either, or both.
Here, she works on a large-scale flower blossom in her Sedona
studio. Adkins said she actually sculpts her paintings by
using many layers of oils.
||AHHA Art Gallery featured in Kudos!
Find out where Anni and Joe find their inspiration,
how the gallery opening impacts their lives,
and what's next for the artists.
Orlando Sentinel Newspaper ~ Review
Anni Adkins, painter and designer, and Joe Hoover, photographer and writer,
two artists who have integrated their unique and quite different
ideas and skills in painting and photography for two decades, the
results are profound.
The Photographer, The Painter, The Romance
Brochure ~ Anni Adkins
Anni Adkinsí paints light and form. Intense pure light striking,
reflecting and swirling around sensual flowers, rounded adobe buildings,
and sculpted canyon walls.
Biography ~ Anni Adkins
Anni Adkins, the artist, is at her best here, a modern master whose fine oil
paintings of contemporary landscapes, snapshot photorealism, brilliant
Southwest scenes, sensual abstracts and magnificent flowers are at once
excellent, beautiful and interesting.
Press Release ~ Anni Adkins
Anni Adkins current painting series,
"Sacred Earth," are precariously positioned
paradoxically between abstraction and realism. The artist chooses to see
her subject up close, selecting shapes, forms and hues for there inherent
compositional elements and placing them solidly within the confines of the