Doug is a painter with a plan. His prolific body of work centers on themes that are continually revisited. He is inspired by classical works of art and Western scenes. Doug’s figures often dominate his compositions and are surrounded by complex settings. Through his layering process, Doug abstracts and reworks the themes in subtle, new directions.
Key Skills
• Painting: Western Landscapes & Historical Scenes • Writing: History & Adventure Novels
Exhibitions
2018 This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Open Door Collection – 1650 Watermark Animal Kingdom – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Horizons – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Holiday Hoopla – Shadowbox Live Theater 2017 Efflorescence – Franklin Park Conservatory Cardinal Health Gallery German Village Meeting Haus Exhibit Masterpieces – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Navy Pier Art & Design Show – Chicago, IL Open Door Collection – 1650 Watermark This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2016 Alladin’s Exhibit – Alladin’s Eatery America – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Complementary – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Frame of Mind – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Wild Artists Homecoming – Wild Goose Creative 2015 Are You Afraid of the Art?– Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Don’t Be Square – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Eye Candy – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Rock, Paper, Scissors – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery The Plot Thickens – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2014 Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Big and Small Wonders – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Flora & Fauna – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Red Hot – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2013 Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Home – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Resurrections + Recollections – Fresh A.I.R. Gallery (Solo show) Small Wonders – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2012 Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Outside/In – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Pieces of Me – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery