Stretch Mini
Stretch Mini
Snooze
Snooze
Prance Mini
Prance Mini
Pebbles Vessel
Pebbles Vessel
Over The Top
Over The Top
Orbs
Orbs
Jack Jr
Jack Jr
Itchy
Itchy
Fairy IV _ Seated Pivoting On Her Hands Between Her Legs
Fairy IV _ Seated Pivoting On Her Hands Between Her Legs
Fairy I - Seated Hands On Knees
Fairy I - Seated Hands On Knees
Chaco
Chaco
Alert Mini
Alert Mini


"The sculpted figures are so inviting and York so unassuming that before long, you have entered into a pact with her and have become involved in her vision." New Mexico Magazine, May 1993 Born: April 1952 Education: University of Maryland Baltimore Institute of Art Corcoran, Washington, DC SELECTED EXHIBITIONS: Museums: Desert Cabballeros Western Museum "Cowgirl Up Annual Show" Wickenburg, AZ 2006-present Trappings of the American West Show Santa Fe, NM 2004 Sky Arbor Wild Life Exhibit, 2003 Koshare Museum, La Junta CO 2002 Cowboy Artist of America Museum, Romancing the West, 2002 Fort Lewis College, Dedication with Blessing Way Monument Okalahoma University Children's Hospital Dedication with the Dreamcatcher Monument 2002 One Woman Show, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK, 1998 Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ "Woman & The West", 1994 - 1991 Nita Haley Library & Museum, Western Art Show, 1993, 1992, 1989 Pioneer Museum, Colorado Springs, CO, 1986 Canton Museum, Canton, OH, 1985 Traveling Exhibits: Horse Power, Traveling Exhibition, Meyer Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, 2000 Horse Power, Traveling Exhibition, Zaplin-Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 1999 Covering the West: Cover Artist of The SW Art Magazine 1997 Shows: Animal Spirits and Objects of Power, Santa Fe, NM November 2005 Prince George Alumni Show, Largo, MD, March 2005 Night of the Artist Show, San Antonio, TX February 2005 Art Feast Santa Fe NM, February, 2005 Western Fashion show on horseback June 2004 Espanola Animal shelter sculpting demonstration "Pound Pup" December 2004 Master Miniature Show, Albuquerque, NM 2003 Sculpture Show And Demonstration, Beaver Creek Fine Art, Beaver Creek, CO 2002 Wild Horse Show, Denver , CO, November 2002 Parade of Homes put on by Contemporary Southwest Gallery2001 All Artists Indian Market Show, Santa Fe NM August 2001, 2005 Coyote Whispers, Meyer Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ 2002 Animal Group Show, Medicine Man Gallery, Tucson AZ, 2001 Hot Art Show Medicine Man Gallery, Tucson AZ , 2001 Two Person Show, Meyer Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, 1999 The Art of Loving, Invitational, Bennington Center for the Arts, VT, 1998 Cowgirl Hall of Fame, Hereford, TX, 1985 SELECTED AWARDS: 1994 Best of Show, The Classic Art Show, Albuquerque, NM 1990 Western Artist of the Year, Collectors Society, Minneapolis, MN 1989 Judges Merit, Minneapolis Western & Wildlife Art Exhibition, MN 1987 Council of American Artists Society Award, Catherine Lorillard Art Club, New York, NY 1987 Best of Show, Traditional Western Art Show, Gallup, NM 1986 Buckaroo Heritage Award, Indian Heritage Award, Western Art Roundup, Winnemucca, NV 1982 First Place, Miniature Painters, Gravers, Sculptors Society of Washington, DC 1981 Second Place, Miniature Painters, Gravers, Sculptors Society of Washington, DC 1979 First Place, Miniature Painters, Gravers, Sculptors Society of Washington, DC SELECTED PUBLICATIONS: The Enduring Western Spirit Focus- Santa Fe Magazine, August/Sept 2007 Passionate about Art-and Life, Wildlife Art Magizine July/Sept 2007 Star Liana York and Jeffery Lee Brock . . .Merging Art and Life, June 2007 30 Stars of 30 Years featured as one of the most significant and influential artists of the last 30 years by SW Art Magazine, May 2001 Horse Power in Life and Art, Cover Artist for the Equine Image, Feb/Mar. 2000 Star York: Horse Power, Pasatiempo, The New Mexican, Nov. 1999 Star Liana York: Bridging the Gap, Art of the West, March/April 1999 Star York: Riding a New Direction, Art Talk, and June/July 1998 Leading the West: 100 Contemporary Painters and Sculptors by Don Hagerty, Northland Publishing, and September 1997 Where Inner Life is More Important... New Mexican, August, 1997 Visions of the West Through the Work of Six Sculptors, InformArt, summer, 1997 Sculptor Inspired by Nature... Arizona Republic, July, 1997 New Land Gives New Spirit to Star York, New Mexican, May, 1996 Unfamiliar Paths, Southwest Art Magazine, February 1995 Sculptor: A Rising Star, New Mexico Magazine, May 1993 Sculpture in New Mexico, Art & Antiques, July/August, 1991 No Clichés Here, Art of the West, May/June, 1989 How Liberal Are the Arts, Wildlife Art News, Jan./Feb., 1988 Cowgirl Art: How the West was Really Won, Santa Fe Reporter, July, 1987 Recasting the West, Southwest Art, Sept., 1987 Star Liana York, Albuquerque Journal Magazine, Sept. 15, 1987 The Colors of the West, Midwest Art, July/August 1987