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Artist LR Montgomery


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Biography


HE Montgomery creates original oil, impressionistic landscape paintings of our beloved Northwest.
 
His paintings bring the ambiance and memories of our outdoor experiences into homes, work spaces, and recreational abodes.  
 
As an artist with a heart for conservation and sustainability, he paints nature, exposing its intricacies and boldness, lights and shadows, wide-open spaces, and hidden secrets.
 
Montgomery’s images float through the boundaries of realism and impressionism, reflecting a sensitivity and close interaction with the environment and the Northwest outdoor life style. His recognizable, prolific outpouring of works show a respect for life, nature and the beauty of God's applaud those with the foresight and determination to conserve our natural areas for enjoyment, environmental stewardship, and education. Our rugged yet fragile natural areas, (like art) are a gift from the past, a gift for today, and a gift for the future.  Through art, I strive to conserve and grow the great gift of our natural areas, and share it with video was shot on a very windy day as I painted "Birch At The Trailhead" at Slavin Conservation Area.  I was honored when renown photographer and videographer Ira Gardner asked me to do this video project. Ira and I share an affinity and love for Slavin Conservation Area. The video is not a "how to paint" video, but is rather.... well watch and see!
 

"LR Montgomery: An American Artist Living In The Northwest" - ~ INFLUENCE Montgomery’s work is found in the collections of corporations, private individuals, environmental groups, museums, and educational institutions throughout the USA, Europe, Russia, China, Mexico, Canada, Africa and Japan.  
 
Collecting entities include Kaiser Permanente, Spokane Eye Clinic, Pacific Lutheran University, Washington State University, City of Spokane, Dishman Hills Conservancy, The NW Museum Of Arts & Culture (The MAC), Layola Marymount University, Shriners Children’s Hospital, and Providence Sacred Heart Medical [...]

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