Simon Kregar - Fine Artist

Simon Kregar

Tucson, AZ - United States

 
 
 

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Simon Kregar

Tucson, AZ - United States

Simon Kregar - Fine Artist

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About Simon Kregar

Simon Kregar is an award winning artist who specializes in portraits of Astronauts, Scientists and Science promoters. He is an Artist member of the International Association of Astronomical Artist, a founding member and CoChair of the Tucson Chapter for the IAAA and a member of the Portrait Artists of Arizona. His work can be found in the book, The Art of Space by Ron Miller, several semi permanent exhibitions including at the Biosphere 2 and was nominated 2 consecutive years in a row for the Arizona Governors Arts Award. His mission is to build an awareness of science though his art.


2012
• D’Arte Gallery- Featured Artist
• Big Otters Gallery, Atheist Nexus- Featured Artist,
• Pima/ Tucson Council on the Arts Open Studio Tour.
2013
• American Atheists 50th Annual Convention- Juried Art Show
• IAAA Art Show- Raytheon Anti Tampering Conference
• Second Annual Arizona Science and Astronomy Expo 2013- IAAA Art Show
• Art of Planetary Science- University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory- Juried Art Show
• Art On Tap, Tucson Museum of Art. Works selected for inclusion into this show.
2014
• American Atheist National Convention Art Show.
• Spacefest VI/ NovaSpace Galleries.
• Maker House Solo Art Show.
• Focus Point Shape International Online Art Gallery
• NovaSpace Galleries.
• Lunar and Planetary Laboratory- Apollo 45th year Celebration
• Pima Air and Space Museum- Night Wings.
• Art of Planetary Science- University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory- Juried Art Show
• TusCon
• The Division of Planetary Sciences 45th Annual Conference- Art show
• The International Year of Light presented by the International Association of Astronomical Artists
• Pima Air and Space Museum- Orion Splashdown Event
2015
• Biosphere 2 - Invitational Art show
• Cosmos, Annmarie Gallery, MD, Juried Art Show, 2015

Outreach-
• Brewster Center for Abused Women- Donated Artwork
• The Positively Beautiful organization- Donated Artwork
• Society for Creative Anachronism- Art Director for Local Chapter.
• James Randi Educational Foundation- Donated Artwork
• Origins Project ASU, Dr. Lawrence Krauss- Donated Artwork
• University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory- Donated Artwork

Awards-
• Nominated for the 2014 and 2015 Governor's Arts Award which recognizes excellence in artistic expression and outstanding contributions to the AZ arts community.

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Space Artist Simon Kregar Debuts Solo Show

Tucson, AZ - May 18th, 2014

Join us to witness the salon transformed into outer space with the paintings of Simon Kregar. Simon’s work spreads science awareness through art, he hopes to build an understanding of who and where we are in the universe. His large format acrylic paintings commemorate historical scientific events such as the Gemini and Apollo space missions. Simon will give a special presentation at 7:30. Seating is FREE, but limited, so get here early! Maker House 283 N. Stone Ave Tucson AZ

2014 Governors Art Award Nomination

Tucson, AZ - January 22nd, 2014

Simon Kregar has been nominated for the 2014 Governor’s Arts Award which recognizes excellence in artistic expression and outstanding contributions to the AZ arts community!. The Awards celebration will be held at the Mesa Art Center’s Ikeda Theater, 1 E. Main, Mesa AZ, on March 25th, with a reception and silent auction from 5pm to 7pm followed by the awards ceremony from 7 to 8.