Earl Staley

"Chisos Mts. From the West Big Bend, TX" Blue-Toned Abstract Southern Landscape 2022



Acrylic on canvas


Blue and brown abstract impressionist painting of Houston, TX artist Early Staley. The painting depicts a view of the Chisos mountains at Big Bend National Park, TX. The piece is signed, titled, and dated by the artist at the back. Unframed but framing options are available.

Artist Biography

Earl Staley grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, and resides in Houston, Texas. He is an artist and teacher with more than 50 years of experience. Mr. Staley holds Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts degrees. He taught at Washington University, St. Louis; Rice University, Houston; and the University of St. Thomas, Houston, where he was chairperson of the Art Department. Today he teaches in the Fine Art program at Lonestar College-Tomball, TX. Mr. Staley is the recipient of three grants from the National Endowment for the Arts. In 1981 he received the Rome Prize in Painting from the American Academy in Rome, Italy: he studied in Rome for 4 years. Mr. Staley's paintings look back to his artistic roots and forward to new interpretations of the myths and symbols embedded in his life.


H 24 in x W 29.88 in x D 0.63 in