Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Joel Ostlind  (1954 - )

About: Joel Ostlind
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Quick facts

Exhibits - current

 
 

Biography*

Museums  
 

Book references

Magazine references pre-2007

 
 

Discussion board

Signature Examples*

 
 
Buy and Sell: Joel Ostlind
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for him*  
 

Dealers

Auction sales graphs*

 
 

What's my art worth?

Magazine ads pre-1998*  
 

Market Alert - Free

 
Lived/Active: Wyoming      Known for: ranch life, Indian genre, animal

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for Joel Ostlind:

Quick facts (Styles, locations, mediums, teachers, subjects, geography, etc.) (Joel Ostlind)

yes

Biographical information (Joel Ostlind)

yes

Book references (Joel Ostlind)

3

Magazine references (Joel Ostlind)

2

Dealers (Joel Ostlind)

1

Auction records - upcoming / past (Joel Ostlind)

17

Auction high record price (Joel Ostlind)

17

Signature Examples* (Joel Ostlind)

2

Analysis of auction sales (Joel Ostlind)

yes

Discussion board entries (Joel Ostlind)

0

Exhibits - current (Joel Ostlind)

1
new entry!

Image examples of works (Joel Ostlind)

13

Please send me Alert Updates for Joel Ostlind (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 4
Joel Ostlind
from Auction House Records.
"Stacking Up"
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
This biography from the Archives of AskART:
A self-taught artist, Joel Ostlind was born and raised around Casper, Wyoming, he depicts the heritage of the West in his paintings and printmaking.

Ostlind attended Casper College and later the University of Wyoming for a degree in soil science and Texas Christian University for a degree in ranch management. He spent years cowboying on large ranches around the West, and incorporates what he has learned into his paintings.

Ostlind began creating sketches and plein air paintings in his downtime while working at a ranch in Montana. A turning point in his career happened when he showed some of his work to an art director for Marlboro who was in the area photographing ads. The art director encouraged him and told him he thought his work had promise.

Ostlind developed his skill on his own by studying the masters such as Adolph von Menzel, Isaak Levitan, Nicolae Grigorescu, Sargent, Sorolla and Zorn.

Ostlind considers himself primarily an etcher. He prints each etching himself making minor additions to each print so that each one in truly an original.

In 1978 Ostlind married his wife Wendy, a registered nurse and professor. The couple have two children, Jake and Emilene.

"I have chosen, after moving around, to live in this region and work at interpreting the things that I value here: the light, the land and the people who move through it."

Sources include:
Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale, 2003
Southwest Art, March 2005

Biography from Ann Korologos Gallery:
Wyoming native Joel Ostlind is a self-taught artist who spent much of life herding cattle on horses throughout the American West. He holds degrees in Soil Science and Ranch Management, but always carried a sketchbook conveying his intimacy of the land with exquisite detail and authenticity.

Joel’s prints were exhibited in a 2005 solo show at Bradford Brinton Memorial and Museum in Big Horn, WY. He was the featured artist at the 2002 Coors Western Art Exhibit and the subject of a 2005 article in Southwest Art magazine.

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists