ARIANA RICHARDS EXCLUSIVE:
‘She couldn’t wait to share the movie with William and Harry.’ Child star of original Jurassic Park tells how she met Princess Diana and why Steven Spielberg chose her (Hint: Blood-curdling screams).
By Ryan Parry West Coast Correspondent For Dailymail.com
& Emma Patterson For Dailymail.com
Art of the West
They’re young, they’re ambitious—and they’re talented. The eight artists we feature on the following pages are creating quite a stir. They are “young guns,” artists we predict will make impressive marks on the Western art world in the coming years.
By Vicky Stavig
Art of the West
ARIANA RICHARDS – KEEPING THINGS LIVELY
Her work has been the subject of museum and solo shows and is included in international corporate collections. Add to that a first-place award at last year’s National Professional Painting Competition, and it’s not a stretch to say that Richards has her feet firmly planted on the path to a long and successful career in fine art.
By Vicky Stavig
PEOPLE CELEBRATE THE 90’s
The stars, the fads, the moments you’ll never forget.
By People Magazine
Southwest Art – Young at Art
21 UNDER 31: MEET THE NEXT GENERATION
As time passed more and more roles came her way, including the role for which she is probably best known-Lex Murphy in Steven Spielerg’s “Jurassic Park”. These days painting is her passion, and she is thoroughly enmeshed in her new career. “I love the lifestyle of being an artist.”
By Bonnie Gangelhoff
A PROMISING NEW GENERATION OF CALIFORNIA ARTISTS
“Under the Magnolia” by Ariana Richards, featured on front cover.
By age 6, she was appearing in motion pictures, and by age 10 she was studying painting with her grandmother and Ken O’Connor, an artist who created animations for Walt Disney Studios. As she approached her teens, Richards; acting talents landed her roles in such movies as Jurassic Park, and her abilities blossomed during courses in drawing and sculpting human anatomy at the Art Center College of Design.
By M. Stephen Doherty
THE CULT OF JURASSIC PARK
The Blu-Ray is out, and to a weird subculture, this is the event of the year.
By Bryan Curtis ESPN & Newsweek Writer
21 UNDER 31: MEET 21 YOUNG ARTISTS WITH PROMISING CAREERS
Special Issue: Emerging Artists. Meet 21 artist, all 31 years old or younger, whose careers are on the rise.
By Gussie Fauntleroy, Bonnie Gangelhoff, and Alice Herrin
“You will be in the Louvre! Thank you a millions time over!”
“We are so excited to have this moment captured so beautifully by you, your talent is astounding.”
“WOW! It’s absolutely amazing! Completely exceeded our expectations-we knew we picked the perfect artist…”
“Thank you so much for bringing us into your world and painting our daughter.”
“You have touched the hearts of those you have shared your talent with.”
“The beautiful portrait that you did last summer for me is one of my greatest treasures.”
“We wake up each morning and see your painting- it brings us a lot of joy.”
Marvin and Carol L., Studio City, CA
“I still sigh and give thanks for my beautiful portrait every time I see it!”
“It is amazing to see something so beautiful represent me.”
Wealth Management Advisor
“I am beaming with pride knowing I’m the PROUD owner of an original Ariana Richards painting.”
“I wish I could put into words the emotions that you put onto canvas.”
“You have a very gifted play with light, particularly your ability to project warmth.”
“We just opened the painting!!! It looks even more incredible in person.”
“You have really captured our daughter’s essence. You were the perfect artist to paint her portrait.”
“So glad to have been able to share in your creative process.”