2016 Artists Overview

Richard Sneary

Kansas City, Missouri

Richard Sneary’s 2013 recognition includes Plein Air Richmond First Place Award; Easels in Frederick Quick Paint First Place; Stems Plein Air Paint First and Third Place Awards in Watercolor; Wayne Plein Air Honorable Mention. In 2012 Mr. Sneary won the Missouri Valley Impressionist Society Inaugural Juried Exhibition Best of Show;  Plein Air Vermont Third Place Award; the Plein Air Easton Best Architectural Award; and the 2011 Stems Plein Air Paint Best of Show Award.


Mr. Sneary maintains a number of professional memberships including the National Watercolor Society - Signature Member;  American Watercolor Society - Sustaining Associate Member, Missouri Watercolor Society - Signature Member; Missouri Valley Impressionists Society; Outdoor Painters Society; and American Society of Architectural Illustrators


Plein Air Magazine August - September 2014: Featured in Artist Profile; Plein Air Magazine August - September 2013: Plein Air Events; Plein Air Magazine October - November 2012: Plein Air Events; Plein Air Magazine March 2012: The Flint Hills of Kansas; The Art of Architectural Illustration 3, Rockport Publishers, 1999; The Art of Architectural Drawing Imagination and Technique, Thomas Wells Schaller, 1997; The Art of Architectural Illustration, Resource World Publications and Rockport Publishers,1994; Drawing and Designing with Confidence; A Step-By-Step Guide, Mike W. Lin ASLA, 1993