National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63rd St. Oklahoma City, OK 73111
The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum hosts its prestigious invitational art exhibit of over 300 Western paintings and sculpture by the finest contemporary Western artists in the nation with art seminars, receptions and awards banquet. The exhibiting artists bring a diversity of styles to this prestigious art exhibition. Works range from historical pieces that reflect the early days of the West, to more contemporary and impressionist works of art. Landscapes, wildlife and illustrative scenes are always highlighted in the exhibition. John Banovich will present his new original oil painting,"Grizzly Encounter II" - 26" x 50" Oil on Belgian Linen | $45,000.
For over 25 years the Coeur d’Alene Art Auction has specialized in the finest classical Western and American Art representing past masters and outstanding contemporary artists. The auction principals have over 100 years of combined experience in selling fine art and have netted their clients nearly $240 million in the last ten years alone
Center for the Arts, 265 South Cache, Jackson, Wyoming
Since 2007, the Jackson Hole Art Auction has been recognized as one of the premier art events in the country, defined by the high standard of works offered in a variety of genres including wildlife, sporting, figurative, landscape and Western art by both renowned past masters and contemporary artists. The JHAA is a signature event of Jackson Hole’s annual Fall Arts Festival and attracts collectors from across the country as well as abroad. With locations in Scottsdale, AZ, Jackson Hole, WY, Santa Fe, NM and New York, the auction principals, Trailside Galleries and Gerald Peters Gallery, bring over 100 years of combined experience and expertise to the event.
John Banovich has hosted and participated in many benefits, fundraisers and exhibitions and has spent significant time traveling overseas performing extensive research for his artwork and the Banovich Wildscapes Foundation. His award-winning original paintings are owned and exhibited by noteworthy organizations, museums and important corporate and private collections across the globe.