Jim Vogel is active/lives in New Mexico. Jim Vogel is known for narrative southwest subject painting, commercial art, graphic design.
One of twelve children from Roswell, New Mexico regionalist painter Jim Vogel hopes his paintings capture the stories behind the people of rural New Mexico.
Vogel uses bright colors and bold subjects which seem to struggle against a gravitational pull in the center of the painting. His style has been described like both Thomas Hart Benton and Salvador Dali.
Vogel earned a degree from the Art Institute of Denver and worked in the field of advertising and graphic design before returning to New Mexico to pursue painting.
Southwest Art, September 2003