Situ, Mian

Situ, Mian

Scenes from the old West will come to life in paintings and sculptures that will fill the galleries of the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, with the opening of the 14th annual Quest for the West® Art Show and Sale, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. In one gallery, the only gallery like it in the state of Indiana, visitors can see and be the first to bid on millions of dollars in artwork from some of the country’s biggest names in Western art.  Meet Quest for the West® artist Mian Situ.

Mian Situ
Born 1953 in Southern China: lives in California

Born in southern China, Mian Situ earned B.A. and M.F.A. degrees from the Guangzhou Institute of Fine Art, then worked as an art instructor for six years. He lived in Canada for 10 years before immigrating to the United States in 1998.

Notable Awards and Achievements

2018       National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Prix de West, Purchase Award
2017       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Patron’s Choice Award and Billie McKnight Artists’ Choice Award
2015       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, James R. Parks Trustees’ Purchase Award
2013       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Gene Autry Memorial Award (also 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008)
2009       National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Prix de West, Purchase Award
2006       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Patron’s Choice Award and Artists’ Choice Award
2005       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Artists’ Choice Award
2004       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Thomas Moran Memorial Award for Painting and Patrons’ Choice Award (also 2003)
2003       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Thomas Moran Memorial Award for Painting, Patrons’ Choice Award, and Artists’ Choice Award
2002       Autry Museum of the American West, Masters of the American West, Purchase Award, Thomas Moran Memorial Award for Painting, and Patrons’ Choice Award
2000      Carmel Art Festival, First Place
California Art Club, 90th Gold Medal Exhibition, Artists’ Choice Award for Best Painting

Gallery Representation
Trailside Galleries, Jackson, WY
Giclee reproductions available through Greenwich Workshop dealers

www.miansitu.net



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