"Post, it is generally agreed, has succeeded in breaking from the sometimes wearisome genre of
western stereotypes, setting him apart from others."
-Arizona Arts and Lifestyle
Howard Post (b. 1948) was raised on a ranch near Tucson, Arizona. Post is known for his western landscapes paintings of cattle, cowboys, rodeo arenas, and ranch life often with an aerial perspective and sunlit compositions. Post is an impressionist painter who portrays the contemporary West in a modern fashion.