We are located at the Art Place in Palm Desert, 41801 Corporate Way #4 Palm Desert CA 92260, in association with the Jake Dent Gallery.
We have a huge inventory of contemporary sculpture in a variety of media including copper-clad cedar, welded steel, ceramic, and alabaster, as well as massive copper-inlaid cedar seats and benches. We also offer contemporary and traditional paintings.
Bill Anson is a prolific sculptor with decades of experience working with wood, metal, ceramic and other materials. He has worked with interior designers and private collectors in the Desert community for the past eighteen years.
A graduate of the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of technology, Bill studied under direct disciples of Bauhaus geniuses who had fled
Germany prior to World War II. Other influences include African art and indigenous North and South American design, as well as the works of Henry Moore, Picasso and Frank Gehry.
The gallery also features oil, acrylic and mixed media paintings by Jessica Schiffman, including visionary landscapes, textural abstracts and plein air studies.
Jessica has illustrated sixteen children's books for a variety of publishers, and had taught part-time at the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program over the past ten years. She studied painting at the San Francisco Art Institute.