20 Amazing Watercolor Paintings by Thomas W. Schaller

Thomas W. Schaller (Artist)
Architectural Watercolor Paintings – including fantastic paintings of Southern California, London, Italy, Greece, as well as amazing architectural fantasy paintings.

amazing watercolor painting of an aerial view of the river thames, rooftops, and a cathedral in london england

an amazing architectural watercolor painting by thomas schaller depicting a beautiful arched staircase with a boxed in frame that continues into an almost sketch like representation of an earlier time when the the construction workers with tools were building the staircase years before

thomas schaller watercolor painting of an old european public town square with columned buildings and crowds of people walking

award winning painting by thomas schaller of a southern california ocean front pier in the evening

architectural watercolor painting by premier artist thomas schaller

thomas schaller watercolor painting of bicyclists at a day break morning ride casting shadows on the ground, and the second painting is of a canoe on end leaning against a ocean pier support column with a hazy white glow of daylight peering through many other support columns

thomas schaller painting of londons big ben seen from across the river thames, and the other painting is of the london streets with a cathedral in the background almost entirely faded out due to fog

watercolor artist thomas schallers italian paintings of an interior view of domed and arched buildings and courtyards

foggy london streets and buildings watercolor painting by thomas schaller

One of the best watercolor paintings ive ever seen depicting ancient roman ruins and statues with fantastic detail, and another painting of a modern public square with an almost floating white building with a gold dome

italian watercolor painting by tomas schaller of a stone hilltop villiage with red roofs and a central cathedral with tower

watercolor painting by thomas schaller looking up at ancient ruins of a wall with arched windows and a white columned building far in the distance above.

thomas schaller watercolor painting of red italian rooftops going off into the distance

painting by thomas schaller of a california pier with a neighborhood of two story homes further in the distance

great watercolor paintings by thomas schaller of arched canals in venice italy

About the Artist

Following a 20-year career in New York City as an architect and architectural artist, Tom Schaller is now based in Venice, California where he devotes himself full-time to artwork in the watercolor medium.

He has long been considered one of the foremost architectural artists in the world. In the field, he has won every major award for his artwork – including being a two-time recipient of the Hugh Ferriss Memorial Prize. He has authored two books ; the best-selling, and AIA award of merit winner, Architecture in Watercolor, and The Art of Architectural Drawing. He has lectured widely, and hosted many watercolor workshops. His artwork has been exhibited around the world including at the Art Institute of Chicago, a mid-career retrospective at The Graham Foundation, The American Society of Illustrators in New York City and at the Aedes-East Gallery in Berlin.

As a fine artist, his watercolors have been recognized in a feature article in the April 2010 “American Artist” magazine and showcased several times in “American Art Collector” magazine. His is the featured artwork on the cover of the December 2010 “Watercolor Artists” magazine’s “One’s to Watch” issue. His artwork is represented by the Link Gallery, the Universal Art Gallery, and the Carter-Sexton Gallery in Los Angeles which will host a one-man show of his watercolors in 2011.

Recently, Mr. Schaller’s artwork has been selected to be included in a number of prestigious exhibitions including, The Zhujiajiao International Watercolor Biennial in Shanghai, the International Watercolor Biennial Mexico in Mexico City, the 143rd Annual Exhibition of the American Watercolor Society in New York City, and was a Grand Jury Prize Winner in the 2010 National Paint the Parks Competition.

Mr. Schaller is a member of many organizations including The American Watercolor Society, The National Watercolor Society, The California Watercolor Association, and the California Art Club.

Recent Exhibitions:
2010: Zhijiajiao International Watercolour Biennial; Shanghai, China
2010: 143 Annual International Exhibition : American Watercolor Society, New York, NY
2010: Karen Vance Juror’s Award and Top 100 Award Winner,
Paint the Parks National Competition and Traveling Exhibition; Topeka, KS
2010: IXth Annual International Watercolor Biennial: Mexico City
Invitational Exhibition; Founding Member: North American Watercolor Artists

2010: 41st National Exhibition: California Watercolor Association: People’s Choice Award; Walnut Creek, CA
2010: 39th Annual International Exhibition: San Diego Watercolor Society; San Diego, CA
2010: Exposición 2do Encuentro Acuarelistas Hispano-Americanos; Guayaquil,
Equador; Invitational Exhibition
2010: “Excellence in Art and Sport”; The National Art Museum of Sport: Indianapolis, IN
2010: Richeson 75: Landscape, Seascape & Architectural Exhibition ; Juried Competition and Exhibition: Kimberly, WI

2010: ” Golden State Treasures”; Juried Competition; California Art Club; Pasadena, CA
2010: “Magnificent Miniatures”; Juried Competition; California Art Club; Pasadena, CA
2010: “Surf’s Up: Paintings of the California Coastline” ; Juried Competition; California Art Club: Pasadena, CA
2010: Nomades del Arte: Juried Competition and Traveling Exhibition of Plein-Air Paintings: Southwest Gallery, Dallas
2010: Watercolor Award of Merit; First Annual Face Book Painting Competition; Buck’s County Gallery of Fine Art; New Hope, PA
2010: 6X6 Exhibit: Higbee Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA

2010: Outstanding Watercolor; June: Fine Arts Studio On Line Competition
2010: Group Exhibition, “Diverse Expressions”: Universal Art Gallery, Venice, CA
2010: One Man Exhibition, Exhibit [A] Gallery, Long Beach, CA
2010: Group Exhibition: New York Society of Architectural Renderers; New York, NY
2010: “Art vs. Oil Spill”: Exhibition and Auction; Baton Rouge, CA

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Article by James Day

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