40" x 60" This painting was a part of the collection which won Walters the Best Overall Presentation at the 2007 Quest for the West Show.
Awards & Honors
48" x 48" This painting was awarded with the Frederic Remington Award at the 2005 Prix de West Show and Sale.
40" x 60" This paining won the Patron's Choice Award from the Artists of America, Rotary Club, Denver in 1999.
36" x 36" This painting was the recipient of the Victor Higgins Work of Distinction given for the best individual work in the Quest for the West exhibition in 2007. It also won the Patrons' Choice Award that same night. Canada's Lake O'Hara, in Yoho National Park, is...
Curt Walters of Sedona, Arizona, is a fan favorite from coast to coast, winning the first Patrons’ Choice Award from the American Masters Fine Art Show & Sale held at the Salmagundi Club in New York City.
At the May 7th gala event, “Overture of Twilight” was distinguished with the award. The piece is a 28″ x 22″ interpretation of the Grand Canyon from Maricopa Point.
Though this was the 3rd annual American Masters show, it is the first year that an artist has been honored in such a way, and was the only award given for the show.
Sedona, Arizona artist Curt Walters has won The Artist of Distinction Award at the 3rd annual Quest for the West Art Show and Sale, held at the Eiteljorg Museum in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Artist of Distinction Award, sponsored by the Western Art Society, is presented to the artist with the best body of work. During the Quest for the West’s inaugural show, Walters was awarded Best Overall Presentation, and the second year found him with a Victor Higgins Work of Distinction and the Patron’s Choice Award.
36" x 36" The Artist of Distinction Award was given to Curt for this piece at the Quest for the West Show and Sale in 2008. It was one of the works chosen for the retrospective show in 2009, "Moments and Monuments," also at the Eiteljorg Museum.
Local artist Curt Walters has continued living up to his immaculate reputation as a True Master painter with yet another award from one of Western Art’s top two shows. At this year’s Masters of the American West exhibit at the Autry National Center in Los Angeles, the artist received the Trustees’ Purchase Award, given in recognition of artwork designated for purchase by the museum. This places Walters side by side with other great American artists such as Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Moran and Thomas Hill, as well as contemporary greats such as Howard Terpning, Clyde Aspevig and Bob Kuhn.
Over the past decade, Sedona artist Curt Walters has become a phenomenon he only dared dream of as a struggling young painter. As an encore to his record-setting win at this year’s Prix de West, Walters scored a new pair of accolades from the second annual Quest for the West Art Show and Sale at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, located in Indianapolis, Indiana.
“September Afternoon at Lake O’Hara” was the show’s big winner, given both the Victor Higgins Award of Distinction for the best individual work of the show, and the Patrons’ Choice Award, selected by the large body of collectors in attendance. The awards were presented by John Vanausdall, president and CEO of the museum, at a dinner banquet held after the Saturday sale. Walters said, “So many of my past awards come from Grand Canyon paintings, so it feels good to be recognized for my other subject matter.”
Continuing an unprecedented decade, artist Curt Walters of Sedona, Arizona has won 2 more medals on Sunday, June 10th, from the Prix de West Art Exhibition and Sale, the western art genre’s most prestigious show. This pair brings Walters’ total to a staggering 6 --...
Winner of Best Overall Presentation Artist Curt Walters of Sedona, Arizona is having a fabulous decade. Since 1998, the plein aire impressionist has received seven major awards from some of the country’s biggest shows, including Masters of the American West at the...
30" x 60" Oil on Canvas Collection of Grand Canyon Association and Grand Canyon National Park This view is from Yaki Point on the South Rim. Crystalline ice falls over the North Rim during an October sunrise. I painted this as a gift to Grand Canyon National Park in...
48" x 48"