William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art, established 2006 in Houston, Texas, is dedicated to the promotion of premier Texas artists of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries, focusing particularly on historically significant artists active in the state during the period of 1900-1975. The gallery showcases many of the region’s most accomplished and recognized talents, all of whom have significant connection to the state of Texas and have evidenced the highest standards of quality in their work, training, and professionalism in the field. The gallery exhibits artists working in a variety of media, including painting, sculpture, works on paper, and photography. In addition to its general focus on Early Texas Art, the gallery places special emphasis on the rediscovery and presentation of early and mid-century works by Houston and South Texas artists. William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art is the foremost provider of Texas Modern Art, which includes mid-century masters and pioneering expressionists working in the state.
In order to promote interest and broaden knowledge of earlier Texas art, the gallery supports related gallery talks, community events, scholarly research, and publication related to its subject, artist, and period. William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art also represents a dynamic group of contemporary artists, known as the Contemporary Texas Regionalists, actively showing their works in annual gallery exhibitions as well as traveling exhibitions throughout the state. Additionally, William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art is a comprehensive gallery offering fine art appraisals, consultation, collections management, brokerage, and sales services.
The gallery mounts regular exhibitions featuring the work of artists we represent. These exhibitions are accompanied by downloadable web catalogs, which contain certain essays and biographical materials on the artist(s) in the exhibition, as well as images of all works included in the exhibition. Please see our Current Exhibitions and Past Exhibitions sections of the website for archives of our web catalogues.
The gallery seeks to assist its clients in building personalized collections of superb Texas Art. We provide our services to established collectors, as well as cultivating and supporting new collectors. We aim to be attentive and responsive, and are committed to absolute integrity in all aspects of business and associated transactions.
To promote interest and to foster knowledge of earlier Texas art and of artists who were working in the period, the gallery hosts related gallery talks and community events. In addition, the gallery supports scholarly research and publication on earlier Texas art and artists, since we believe that expanding the written history helps to preserve this rich period for all.