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Jeremy Mann – Books & New Paintings!


Come see our newest round of landscapes by Jeremy Mann! And don’t forget about his book Mann vol. 1.3 Plein Air – available in both standard and collector’s editions through Oh Be Joyful Gallery now!           Read More

Dawn Cohen’s Exciting News!


Local Crested Butte painter Dawn Cohen and her piece “Big Snow on Elk”, below, will be featured in the newest production from Warren Miller – “Here, There & Everywhere” – showing at the CB Center for the Arts Friday, December Read More

Jeremy Mann – Film, Exhibition, Book Release/Signing

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Oh Be Joyful Gallery is proud to announce that it is one of four galleries nationwide selling Jeremy Mann’s newest landscape publication, “Mann Vol. 1.3 Plein Air”. The book is an almost exact replica of Jeremy’s personal sketchbook filled with Read More

Jim Wodark in Crested Butte


Greetings! Returning to Crested Butte to paint the summer scenes is master of the American Southwest genre, Jim Wodark.  This spectacular exhibition showcases his signature style that combines a story of landscape with the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains.  His Read More

Leon Loughridge in Crested Butte


It’s always a thrill to have artists come to our beautiful little town of Crested Butte! Printmaker/watercolorist Leon Loughridge is in Crested Butte this weekend to share with our guests his process of turning a watercolor sketch into a woodblock Read More

Spending time with Artist Jim Wodark


When many think of artists, a certain stereotype comes to mind of a brooding, flaky, aloof type who is often thought of being “out there”. This couldn’t be further from the truth when speaking of Jim Wodark. Watching him get Read More

Crested Butte Plein Air Open – Summer 2015

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Oh-Be-Joyful is excited to announce that it will host its first ever Crested Butte Plein Air Open in the summer of 2015! Artists of all experience and skill levels are invited and encouraged to participate. The event will boast many Read More

Shelby Keefe – Southwest Art Cover, March 2015

Shelby Keefe Hanging Out at the Old Hotel, 18x14" oil SOLD

Greetings Patrons, Artists, and Art-lovers! Oh-Be-Joyful is proud to announce that one of Shelby Keefe’s paintings from the 2014 Crested Butte Plein Air Invitational has been chosen to grace the cover of Southwest Art in March 0f 2015! Here’s what OBJ Read More

Plein Air Painting at 20 Degrees


Contrary to expectation, the challenge of painting in the very cold has little to do with freezing paint, and lots to do with keeping water-based you unfrozen. I paint with traditional oil paint, which doesn’t freeze at any temperature that Read More

Invited and Jury Artists Announced

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Invited Class Ray Roberts |  Walt Gonske | Kathryn Stats | Ralph Oberg | Jill Carver | Don Sahli | Bryan Mark Taylor | Gay Faulkenberry | Peggi Kroll Roberts | Jim Wodark | Bill Gallen | Dave Santillanes | Stacey Read More

Ralph Oberg Wins Gold Medal Award

Ice Fall, 42" x 42" oil on linen panel

We would like to offer our Congratulations to Ralph Oberg, winner of the Gold Medal Award for best painting in California Art Club’s 103rd Gold Medal Member’s Exhibition!  The exhibition was held at the Autry National Center in Los Angeles, Read More

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