RON HICKS SOLO EXHIBITION

This past Presidents Day Weekend the Gallery opened our third solo exhibition of paintings by nationally recognized painter Ron Hicks. After the success of our exhibition of his works at Miami Art Week this past December we were very excited to have an entire gallery full of Ron’s new work; paintings which blend abstraction and […]

SCOPE MIAMI BEACH – DEC. 4-9, 2018

Posted by on Oct 27, 2018 in Contemporary, Exhibitions, News

Come visit Vail International Gallery in beautiful Miami Beach, Florida this December! We will be exhibiting at the SCOPE Miami Beach Art Show from December 4th – 9th, right on Miami Beach at 8th and Ocean Drive, featuring the work of Bates Wilson, Carlo Trost, and Ron Hicks. Please check out the SCOPE website for […]

BATES WILSON – MAJOR CORPORATE PURCHASE & NEW MONUMENAL WORK

Posted by on Nov 2, 2017 in Contemporary, News

  Plan Do See, Inc., a multinational hotel and restaurant group based in Tokyo, recently completed the purchase and installation of two monumental Bates Wilson sculptures. Shown above is “Mara”, formerly in front of the gallery and now installed on the grounds of the Garden Oriental Osaka, Japan. Congratulations to Bates on this exceptional purchase! […]

Bates Wilson – Monumental Sculpture “Arion”

Bates Wilson – Monumental Sculpture “Arion”

Posted by on Dec 11, 2016 in Contemporary, News

Arion 104”L x 56.5”H x 23.5”W Reclaimed aluminum sculpture Arion, the mythical horse born of the union of Poseidon and Demeter, is the latest sculpture to arrive from Bates Wilson’s Denver studio. Standing an impressive 104″L x 56.5″ H x 23.5″ W, Arion—interpreted whimsically in the style of a rocking horse—is made from reclaimed aluminum and […]

Bates Wilson – New Work – 8/26/16

Bates Wilson – New Work – 8/26/16

Posted by on Aug 27, 2016 in Contemporary, News

Bates has been hard at work in his new Denver studio putting together the final six surfboards of the summer season.  The first five sold out quickly in July.  Bates has, again, perfectly combined the uniquely American iconography of vintage muscle cars and surfboards into these unforgettable sculptures.

Bates Wilson – New Work

Bates Wilson – New Work

Posted by on May 30, 2016 in Contemporary, News

The surfboard continues to define a uniquely American culture. Returning to what is arguably his most powerful and inspired work sculptor Bates Wilson has created five new surfboard sculptures from recycled materials.

Boris Chetkov – Special Exhibition – Saturday, Feb. 13

Boris Chetkov – Special Exhibition – Saturday, Feb. 13

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016 in Contemporary, Exhibitions

Please join us on Saturday February 13th for the opening of a special exhibition of works by Russian non-conformist artist Boris Chetkov (1926-2010).  Chetkov’s modernist works are filled with the spirit of an adventurous artist who defied the Soviet art system, by working in bright colors and in open admiration of Kandinsky, Chagall, Malevich and […]

Bates Wilson – Monumental Sculpture “Mara”

Bates Wilson – Monumental Sculpture “Mara”

Posted by on Jan 24, 2016 in Contemporary

Mara 96”L x 100”H x 48”W original recycled aluminum sculpture, 2015/16 $120,000 After a nearly year- long sabbatical sculptor Bates Wilson delivered his newest monumental work the gallery.  Titled “Mara” the nearly nine foot tall sculpture of a rabbit was entirely hand fashioned from recycled aluminum by the artist without the help of studio assistants […]

Dual Exhibition featuring Michelle Torrez & Mikael Olson, July 11, 2015

Dual Exhibition featuring Michelle Torrez & Mikael Olson, July 11, 2015

Posted by on Jun 28, 2015 in Contemporary, Exhibitions

The arts community of Denver has nurtured the careers of several notable and nationally known artists over the last few decades. Denver artists have a look and feel all their own unique from any other western or southwestern city.

Carlo Trost: Solo Exhibition February 14, 2015

Carlo Trost: Solo Exhibition February 14, 2015

Posted by on Jan 18, 2015 in Contemporary, Exhibitions, News

Italian artist Carlo Trost opens a new solo exhibit of work in the back gallery on Saturday, February 14th from 4-6 pm.