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Information about Tony Foster, his current and past exhibits, and his accomplishments, can be found under the “Tony Foster” and “Journey” menu headings on this website. The Foster YouTube channel includes interviews with Tony, examples of how he works/paints, and short documentaries about the artist and his Journeys.

The Foster (supported through the Foster Art and Wilderness Foundation) is a LEED Silver building in Palo Alto, CA, that houses a permanent collection of wilderness watercolor paintings from living, British artist-explorer and plein air painter, Tony Foster. The Foster is home to two complete Tony Foster Journeys, Exploring Beauty: Watercolour Diaries from the Wild and Sacred Places: Watercolour Diaries from the American Southwest, and a retrospective gallery of paintings from past Journeys.

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Use the links below to view sample images available to the press. Click the Request button for access to view and download high resolution versions of these and additional images.

View All 51 Paintings from Exploring Beauty: Watercolour Diaries from the Wild.

See sample images of Tony Foster at Work painting on site.

See sample images of Tony Foster’s Studio in Tywardreath, Cornwall.

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