Best Local Austin Artists & Top 25 Famous Artists From Texas
Here is a list of the best artists from Texas:
- Jason Eatherly
- Raymond (Ray) Allen
- Jason Archer
- Hunter Ash
- Beth Consetta Rubel
- Misha Maynerick Blaise
- Becca Borrelli
- Neena Buxani
- Katy Horan
- Graham Franciose
- Karen Maness
- Angela Navarro
- Jennifer Balkan
- Court Lurie
- Ryan Runcie
- Caitlin G McCollom
- Vy Ngo
- Inés Batlló
- Rachel Dickson
- Arielle Austin
- JR Rapier
- Katie Dunkle
- Jessica Erickson
- Anna Ganina
- Larry Goode
Jason is a local street artist, that has murals all around Austin. He is most famous for his queen Eli composition.
Jason explains his art
“I use this image as a symbol for what I do and a form of repetition to keep my fan base able to relate back to the same artist and I do so by means of stickers, wheat pastes, paint rollers, and spray paint.”
Jason Eatherly Art
Raymond grew up a Texan and loves to use his hands in creating his art. His innovative ability to incorporate woodworking, painting, and glassmaking into his artwork makes him a special artist. Nevertheless, Ray utilizes a wide range of mediums to create his art.
Raymond (Ray) Allen Art
Jason is a creative visual artist, and one of the pioneers of the contemporary art scene in Austin, Texas.
His work uses Pop Art and incorporates political parody.
Jason Archer Art
Hunter creates abstract paintings that comprise of lively and naturalistic colors.
Her creative procedure is thoughtful and deliberate. She investigates the subject in her own unique way and expresses its form.
Hunter Ash Art
As a visual artist, Beth's work focuses on themes of race, gender, sexuality, and current pop culture. She uses a mix of color pencils, chalk pastels, acrylic, and gouache paint, and uses a brown paper bag as her canvas.
Beth's subject matters are relativistic to the cultural norms, bringing awareness to historical concepts and events that society often chooses to neglect.
Beth Consetta Rubel Art
Misha is an artist known for her strong utilization of colorful colors using geometric shapes.
She has created designs for some, renowned brands including Urban Outfitters, CB2, Nordstrom, and West Elm.
Her work has been highlighted in various publications including the New York Times, Style Magazine, USA Today, Green Living, HGTV, and Apartment Therapy.
Misha is also a writer-artist of a few books. Her latest book, This Phenomenal Life, has been converted into 5 different languages and was a smash hit in China.
Misha Maynerick Blaise Art
Becca graduated with an MA in Art from The University of Texas, and she has been teaching as an art instructor at The Contemporary Art School in Austin.
Her work tends to be lively, splendid, and a cheerful elucidation of the world's unconventional and supernatural situations.
Becca Borrelli Art
Neena Buxani is an Indian-American artist who was raised in Brownsville, Texas.
Neena's paintings have been displayed in various shows, exhibitions, and scenes. Her works have been bought by various Private Collectors throughout the world.
Neena works with two styles for her compositions. The main style uses liquor ink and various mediums at a huge scale, and she adds abstract gemstones, which she has titled her "Jewel Collection".
Neena's second style is illustrative. She utilizes basic hue colors, to make enormous paintings using floral and Goddess images.
Neena Buxani Art
Katy's artwork examines the role of females and how they are and have been represented by society throughout history and mythology.
Katy explains how she creates her art:
"I pull visual inspiration and ideas from a wide variety of sources including film, literature, folk art, and music. I then rearrange these fragments of imagery and information to construct new variations of recurring figures and re-imagine familiar narratives."
Katy Horan Art
Graham explains his work:
"A lot of my work deals with the quiet moments in a story, between the excitement and action where characters deal with internal conflicts, doubt, loneliness, wonder, apprehension. My work often comes across as sad and melancholy, but there is always a sense of hope that I am trying to portray. I try to keep the meaning and scenario of my work open-ended so each viewer can interpret the narrative in their own way. There is a story in there, but it's up to you to decide what it is."
Graham Franciose Art
Karen art focuses on painting broad landscape scenes. Her artwork welcomes observers into the actual scenes and engages them to use their imaginations.
Karen Maness Art
Angela's paintings are a beautiful theoretical anecdote of nature and have a particular focus on herbal plants.
Her utilization of shading and dynamic structure changes each canvas into an energetic piece.
Angela Navarro Art
Jennifer was inspired to start painting after visiting France, Italy, and Spain. She has won numerous honors art awards from the Portrait Society of America, the Academy of Realist Art, and The Austin Chronicle.
Jennifer Balkan Art
Court's artwork has been highlighted in various life magazines. She has gotten honors from Gladys Nielson at Woman made Gallery in Chicago.
Court Lurie Art
Ryan draws motivation for his art from his daily encounters as a biracial individual living in Texas.
Honing his abilities as a portrait artist, Runcie twists the guidelines of natural colors to deliberately obscure the lines of race and ethnicity. Ryan believes that he can play a positive role in social and racial awareness.
Ryan Runcie Art
A 2010 alumni of Texas State University, Caitlin utilizes high-stream acrylic paint, polypropylene paper, and a paintbrush to make colorful and brilliant abstract art.
Caitlin's artwork was been highlighted in Vogue, Marie Claire, and Real Simple, and can be found in numerous galleries.
Caitlin G McCollom Art
When Vy first started in the world of art, she was not an abstract nor theoretical artist as she is today, rather she was seeking a career in medicine.
However, she had a craving to recount stories, she was told and knew, through a visual medium. This lead her to start painting, which she feel in love with.
Vy's pieces are painted with splendid hues and fast brushstrokes. Her artwork also addresses contemporary points of personality, culture, and governmental issues.
Vy Ngo Art
Inés acknowledges her dad who was an artist, for her motivation and love of art, he passed away when she was younger. Her artwork endeavors to connect any separation between the various societies.
Inés batlló Art
Rachel utilizes art as a healing practice to manage rage and heartache.
Rachel Dickson Art
Arielle's work investigates the personal connection among subjects and watchers with layers, surfaces, and subtleties.
Arielle propels the watcher to investigate - to get private with the art. Arielle works with acrylic, oil, and paper to create her reflective abstract paintings.
Arielle Austin Art
Remembering the Start
JR's artwork is shown at Keep Contemporary in Santa Fe, N.M. Her paintings can be seen globally and in various galleries throughout Texas, including Art For The People Gallery in Austin.
JR Rapier Art
In The Woods
Katie is right now developing a work entitled "Girls", which tests the extravagance of wants of females through-line drawings using figures.
Katie Dunkle Art
Sometimes classified as an abstract artist, Jessica shows free-movement trough her artwork, however, when you closely observer her art, you can tell she has full control of her lines.
Jessica Erickson Art
Anna Ganina was brought up in Odessa, Ukraine.
Anna Ganina Art
Larry's artwork is usually a reflective abstract piece. He utilizes paper recycled from old books. His pieces look into themes of space, time, and what makes up life.
Larry Goode Art
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