Jason J. Sacran

Selected Works

 

Biography

Jason Sacran 

Born: Nashville, TN, 1980

Jason Sacran is an Arkansas artist/painter, most known for his outdoor work. He has been invited to many exhibitions and awarded many times. Some of Jason’s more recent awards include Best of Show’s in the 18th Annual American Impressionists Society, 2017 Bucks County Plein Air, 2016 En Plein Air Texas, 2016 Maui Plein Air Invitational, 2015 Plein Air Easton, 2015 Olmsted Plein Air Invitational, 2015 Easels in Frederick and 2014 Door County Plein Air. Jason has also had featured articles with publications such as Fine Art Connoisseur, Southwest Art Magazine, International Artist, PleinAir Magazine and most recently Artist Magazine where he was on the cover.

 

SELECT (RECENT) HONORS & AWARDS: 

-Best of Show Winner – 2017 American Impressionists Society National Exhibition

-Best of Show – 2018 National Oil and Acrylics Society Juried Exhibition

-Best of Show –2018 Sedona Art Prize online exhibition

-Best of Show – 2018 Ebony and Ivory Online exhibition

-Artist Choice and 2nd Place Winner – 2017 Laguna Plein Air Invitational

-Grand Prize Winner – 2017 Bucks County Plein Air Juried Invitational

-Grand Prize Winner –2016 Maui Plein Air Invitational

-Grand Prize Winner –2016 En Plein Air Texas Plein Air Invitational

-Best Landscape Award – 2016 OPA National Exhibition

-Grand Prize Winner – 2015 Plein Air Easton juried Invitational

-Award of Excellence – 2015 OPA Eastern Regional Exhibition

-Best of Show & Artists Choice – 2015 Plein Air Rockies juried Invitational

-Best of Show – Fort Smith Regional Art Museum 67th Annual juried Exhibition

-Best of Show – 2015 South Arkansas Arts Center Annual juried Exhibition

-Best of Show & Artists Choice – 2015 Easels In Frederick juried Invitational

-Best of Show – 2015 Olmsted Plein Air Annual Invitational

-3rd Place Overall – 2015 Plein Air Salon, Plein Air Convention

-Best of Show & Artists Choice – 2015 Plein Air Southwest Salon

-Grand Prize Winner – 2015 Lighthouse Plein Air juried Invitational

-Best of Show – 2014 Door County Plein Air juried Invitational

-Best of Show – 2014 Illinois River Salon Annual Juried Exhibition

-Best of Show & Quick Draw Winner, 2014 Mountain Maryland Plein Air juried Invitational

-Best Landscape & Purchase – 23rd NOAPS/Dunnegan Museum permanent collection

-1st Place, 2010 Portrait Society of America Members Competition

 

SELECT PUBLICATIONS: 

 

-Artists Magazine – article on my process and my self-portrait made the magazine cover

-Southwest Art Magazine – 2018 Article. Interviewed. 

-Artist to Watch, September 2016, Fine Art Connoisseur, Editor Peter Trippi

-Cover of Fine Art Connoisseur, April 2015 issue (Door County Relics Image)

-Southwest Art Magazine, Nov 2013, “Artist to Watch” Article by: Sr. Editor Bonnie Ganglehoff        

-PleinAir Magazine, December 2013, Article about my nocturnes by Editor Steve Doherty

-Artists Magazine Nov/Dec issue – Annual Competition Winners Feature & Interview

-Acrylic Artist Magazine – one-page Feature on figure painting, October 2014

-International Artist Magazine #78, PSA first place winner review, April/May 2011

-PleinAir Magazine, August/September 2012 issue – “Painters Painted” entire last page feature

-Gateway to Sedona Online Article by Victoria Oldham, July 2014 

-Interview/Article about my career by John Pototschnik, September 2014 

 

-Artists Helping Artists Interview, August 2015