In this episode of Detroit Performs: American sports illustrator, Doug West, merges impressionism with realistic portraiture; Skateboarders take on the architecture of abandoned Detroit buildings in Jordan Garland’s#aDetroitFilm; And a look at Laguna College of Art and Design. Plus, DJ Oliver goes to The Art of Custom Framing. The Art of Custom Framing is Troy, Michigan’s premier source for custom frame design that offers a complete package including design and fine art consultation, original and limited edition artwork including works by Michigan artists, photography, prints, posters, sculpture and signage.
Doug West is an American Sports Illustrator whose art has excited the public’s imagination for over 30 years. The artist merges impressionism with realistic portraiture. Admirers of his art, cite among other things, that light can be seen in the eyes of the subjects he paints.