March Mini Workshop
Fri, Mar 22
Roland Lee has become nationally known for his transparent watercolors of the southwest landscape, the pioneer west, and rural European scenes. A signature member of the National Watercolor Society, he devotes full-time to painting from his studio in the historic district of St. George, Utah.Since 1979 Roland has concentrated on the medium of transparent watercolor using no white, black, or opaque paints. A graduate of Brigham Young University, he has exhibited and won awards in over 100 invitational juried shows including The National Watercolor Society, the Transparent Watercolor Society of America,The Utah Watercolor Society, and Arts for the Parks Top 100. In 2014 he was awarded the Governor’s Mansion Medal from Utah Governor Gary Herbert for his contributions to the Arts in Utah.Roland’s original paintings can be found in over 1500 public and private collections throughout the United States and in several foreign countries. His paintings are in the permanent collections of Dixie State University, Springville Museum of Art, St. George Art Museum, Southern Utah Museum of Art and several National Parks.Roland has been featured in “Western Art Collector Magazine”, “The Artist’s Magazine,” “Western Art and Architecture Magazine”, and “Art West” magazine. His is paintings have appeared on the cover the LDS “Ensign” magazine.His work has also been profiled in articles and gallery ads in publications such as “Southwest Art magazine”, “Art-Talk magazine”, “U.S. Art” and “Art Business News.”He is included in the books, “Art of the National Parks,” “Splash 11, Best of Watercolor” from Northlight Books, “Century of Sanctuary: Art of Zion National Park”, “Painting in Watercolor, the indispensable guide” from Quarto Press, “Contemporary Western Artists” by Peggy and Harold Samuels, “Painters of Utah’s Canyons and Deserts”by Donna Poulton and Vern Swanson, “Artists of Utah”, by Swanson, and “McKittrick’s Guide to Fine Art.”https://rolandlee.com/Look for details on the Utah Watercolor Society website as the event gets closer.
- Presented By: Utah Watercolor Society
- Dates: 3/22/2019, 3/23/2019
- Location: Sons of the Utah Pioneers Building
- Address: 3301 E. Louise Ave, Salt Lake City, UT 84109
- Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM