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Dan Schultz painting outdoors overlooking Ojai, California
Dan Schultz
(b. 1975)
Artists Magazine May/June, 2022 article featuring Dan Schultz
Opening spread of Artists Magazine May/June, 2022 article featuring Dan Schultz


2022 “A Finely Tuned Voice” Artists magazine · May/June, 2022 issue, pp. 58-65 · View pp. 1-2 · Purchase magazine

2020 “Total Immersion” Southwest Art magazine · July, 2020 issue, pp. 50-55 · View PDF · Purchase magazine

2018 “Gold Medal Exhibition” Southwest Art magazine · June, 2018 issue, p. 25 · View Image

2015 “Quest for Light” Ojai Quarterly magazine · Spring, 2015 issue, pp. 62-65 · View PDF

2014 Ventura County Star newspaper (Ventura, CA) · October, 2014, p. 8B · View JPG 

2012 Ojai Valley News newspaper (Ojai, CA) · August, 2012, p. C8 · View JPG

2012 “Out and About” Fine Art Connoisseur magazine, July/August 2012 issue, p. 97

2010 Cochrane Eagle newspaper (Cochrane, Alberta, Canada) · September, 2010, p. 29 · View JPG

2010 “News Makers” Southwest Art magazine, January 2010 issue, p. 112 · View JPG

2006 “Workshop Feature” Tastes Like Chicken magazine, July 2006 issue, pp. 46-47 · View Pg. 1 · View Pg. 2

2004 “21 Under 31” Southwest Art magazine, September 2004 issue, p. 138 · View JPG

Feature article about Dan Schultz in Southwest Art Magazine, July, 2020 issue
Opening spread of Southwest Art Magazine July, 2020 article featuring Dan Schultz


2022 Seascape Honorable Mention, Oil Painters of America 31st Annual National Exhibition, Steamboat Art Museum, Steamboat Springs, CO

2022 Renewal Award, Art About Agriculture Exhibition, Santa Paula Art Museum, Santa Paula, CA

2020 Honorable Mention, American Impressionist Society Online Exhibition

2019 Second Place, Kern County Plein Air Invitational, Bakersfield, CA

2017 Second Place, Kern County Plein Air Invitational, Bakersfield, CA

2016 First Place, Kern County Plein Air Invitational, Bakersfield, CA

2016 Impressionist Honorable Mention, Oil Painters of America 25th Annual National Show, Southwest Gallery, Dallas, TX

2014 Presidents’ Award of Excellence, Oil Painters of America 23rd Annual National Exhibition, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT

2014 Plein Air Magazine Award of Excellence, American Impressionist Society 15th Annual National Exhibition, Abend Gallery, Denver, CO

2014 Jurors’ Choice Award, California Art Club Quintessential California Exhibition, Santa Paula Art Museum, Santa Paula, CA

2012 Emerging Artist Award, Carmel Plein Air, Carmel, CA

2010 Award of Merit, Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters National Show, Oh Be Joyful Gallery, Crested Butte, CO

2009 First Place, American Impressionist Society 10th Annual National Exhibition, Saks Galleries, Denver, CO

2008 Honorable Mention, Art Renewal Center International Salon, Glenham, NY

2008 Valerie E. Smith Award, American Impressionist Society 9th Annual National Exhibition, Coda Gallery, Palm Desert, CA

2007 Honorable Mention, Portrait Society of America, Tallahassee, FL

2006 Best of Show, North Carolina Plein Air Invitational, Germanton, NC

2005 Artists’ Choice Award, Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters National Show, Jackson, WY

Dan Schultz in his Ojai, California studio
Dan Schultz in his Ojai, California studio


2022 The Oak Group “Foothills Forever” show, Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2020 22 Miles: Large-Scale Landscape Paintings, Ojai Valley Museum, Ojai, CA

2020–2022 Art About Agriculture, Santa Paula Art Museum, Santa Paula, CA

2019 Landscape Today Exhibition, The Harrison Center, Indianapolis, IN

2018, 2021 On Location in Malibu, Frederick R. Weisman Museum, Malibu, CA

2013–2022 California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2012-2013, 2018 Sonoma Plein Air, Sonoma, CA

2012 Grand Canyon Plein Air, Grand Canyon, AZ

2012 Contemporary Masters Exhibition, Pasadena Museum of History, Pasadena, CA

2008–2021 American Impressionist Society National Shows, CO, CA, IN, WA, WI, NY, NE

2008–2022 Oil Painters of America National Shows, MT, AZ, VT, TX, OH, CO

2009, 2011 Windows to the Divine Invitational Exhibition, The Madden Museum, Greenwood Village, CO

2008 American Art in Miniature, Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

2007–2009 Colorado Governor’s Invitational Exhibition, Loveland Museum, Loveland, CO

2006, 2008 Invitational Biennial Exhibition, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL

2006, 2007 Solo Exhibitions, Deloney Newkirk Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

2002–2010 Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters National Shows, CO and WY

2001 Arts for the Parks National Exhibition, Jackson, WY


American Impressionist Society (Signature Member)

California Art Club (Signature Member)

Oil Painters of America (Signature Member)


Dan Schultz Fine Art Gallery & Studio, Ojai, CA (805) 317-9634

American Legacy Fine Arts, Pasadena, CA (626) 577-7733

Oh-Be-Joyful Gallery, Crested Butte, CO (970) 349-5936


2016-2021 Hueys Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

2016-2019 Portico Fine Art, Montecito, CA

2009-2015 Galerie Gabrie, Pasadena, CA

2011-2013 Broadmoor Galleries, Colorado Springs, CO

2007-2012 Churchill Gallery, Newburyport, MA

2010-2012 Galleries West, Jackson Hole, WY

2008-2013 Keating Fine Art, Aspen, CO

2008-2009 Howard Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, WA

2008-2008 Ella Walton Richardson Fine Art, Charleston, SC

2006-2011 Germanton Gallery, Germanton, NC

2005-2008 Deloney Newkirk Galleries, Santa Fe, NM

2004-2011 The Gallery at Rich Designs, Colorado Springs, CO

2004-2007 The Freed Gallery, Lincoln City, OR

2003-2006 Loch Vale Fine Art, Estes Park, CO

2002-2005 Hensley Gallery Southwest, Taos, NM


2014 Award Judge, Mendocino Open Paint Out, Mendocino, CA

2011–Present Owner of Dan Schultz Fine Art Gallery & Studio, Ojai, CA

2011 Award Judge, Continental Divide Land Trust Plein Air Painting Competition, Breckenridge, CO

2010 Workshop Instructor, Clear Air Art Studio, Cochrane, Alberta, Canada

2007 Award Judge, Victor Celebrates the Arts Plein Air Painting Competition, Victor, CO

2002–2011 Class and workshop instructor at Cottonwood Artists’ School, Colorado Springs, CO

2001-2005 Further study with artists Skip Whitcomb, Matt Smith, Chuck Mardosz and Scott Burdick

1997 B.S. Degree in Commercial Art (Cum Laude), Pensacola Christian College, Pensacola, FL