Artist Name: Peter Keefer
Title: Taos 104: Capturing the Southwest Landscapes through Peter Keefer’s Collograph Prints.
The signed limited edition suite set of collographs titled “Taos 104” showcases the remarkable graphic designs by artist Peter Keefer, depicting the captivating land configurations and vibrant canyon colors of the Southwest United States. Born in 1933, Keefer’s artistic journey began at the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, where he obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in 1958. It was during this time that his interest in printmaking blossomed, leading him to pursue further studies in printmaking at California State University, Northridge, where he earned a Master of Arts Degree in Printmaking in 1970.
Over the following decade, Keefer developed a highly identifiable artistic style that has become synonymous with his work. His prints exhibit a masterful use of earthy hues interplayed with contrasting tones, creating a visual language that evokes a profound sense of time and place. Currently residing and working in Taos, New Mexico, Keefer draws inspiration from the region’s breathtaking geography, which prominently influences his prints, tapestries, and paintings.
“Taos 104” represents Keefer’s expertise in collograph printmaking, a technique that merges elements of drawing, collage, monotype, and intaglio. The resulting prints embody the essence of the Southwest landscapes, capturing their unique character and mesmerizing beauty. Keefer’s meticulous attention to detail and skilled manipulation of color and texture transport viewers to the rugged terrains and awe-inspiring vistas of the Southwest.
Immerse yourself in the spellbinding landscapes of the Southwest through Peter Keefer’s “Taos 104” collograph prints. Experience the harmonious fusion of drawing, collage, and printmaking techniques as Keefer’s artistic vision brings the essence of the land to life, offering a profound connection to the captivating landscapes that have inspired generations of artists.
Medium Type: Collograph
Size-Width | Size-Height: 22″ x 30″
Signed | Edition Size: signed in pencil and marked | 119/200
Unframed in Very Good Condition.