Anton Nowels is an accomplished artist whose work has been juried into both the Oil Painters of America (OPA) and the American Impressionist Society (AIS) national exhibitions. He also showed work in the 2019 and 2020 OPA Western Regional Exhibitions. He was most recently juried into the 2021 OPA Salon Show and the 2021 AIS Small Work Exhibition. Nowels won Best in Show at the 2019 Arizona Plein Air Painters Juried Members Show judged by Mitch Baird. In 2018 he won Second Place at the Scottsdale Artists Schools Best and Brightest Show. Additionally, Nowels won First Place at the 2017 Bisbee Plein Air Festival.
Nowels is a local workshop instructor at the prestigious Scottsdale Artists School. His workshop and artwork explore Impressionistic approaches taught by Charles Hawthorne, Henry Hensche, and Sergei Bongart. In addition, he enjoys painting a variety of subjects and experimenting with painting techniques. Nowels is represented by the Thunderbird Foundation in Mt. Carmel, Utah. He is an Associate Member of both OPA and AIS, as well as being a Juried Member of Arizona Plein Air Painters