Phil Epp CA holding a camera
Phil Epp talking with cowboy

Cowboy Artists of America-Kokernot 06 Ranch Alpine, Texas

Visit the Cowboy Artists of America website here.


  • Leopold Gallery- Kansas City, Mo. www.leopoldgallery.com
  • Modern West Gallery- Salt Lake City, Utah  www.modernwestfineart.com
  • Artworks-Wichita, Ks. www.reubensaundersgallery.com.
  • Acosta Strong Fine Art – Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Trailside Gallery – Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Selected Awards:

  • 2020- Feature article “Western Art Collector” Oct/Nov pages 34-38
  • 2019-20 The Great American West exhibit at Settlers West Gallery in Tucson, Arizona.
  • 2019- Feature article “Cowboys and Indians” magazine. 0ct. 2019
  • 2019 – Feature article in Wild West magazine Feb. 2019 pages 30-34
  • 2019- cover for “The Cattleman” magazine April 2019
  • 2019- Gold Award, Water media at Cowboy Artists of America Exhibit.
  • 2019 Architect and Designers Award – Palm Springs Art Fair with Modern West
  • 2019 Permanent collection – National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum
  • 2017 Gold Medal – Water Solubles – Cowboy Artists of America
  • 2016 Cowboy Artists of America
  • 2012 Art in Embassies- Riga, Latvia
  • 2011 Tnemec Water Tower of the year Award. Newton, Ks.
  • 2009 American Artist Abroad with Art in Embassies- Kazakhstan
  • 2009 “Best of Show” award Panhandle Plains Museum, Canyon Texas
  • 2008 Blue Sky Sculpture voted one of “8 Wonders of Kansas Art, Topeka Ks.
  • 1986 Kansas Governors Artist, Topeka, Ks.


Selected Exhibits:

  • 2014 Art in Embassies- Nouakchott, Mauritania -West Africa
  • 2013 Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City, Mo.
  • 2013 United States Embassy- Riga, Latvia
  • 2013 Drawings and works on Paper-Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Culver City, Ca.
  • 2012 Two person show-Leopold Gallery, Kansas City, Mo
  • 2010 One person exhibit. Platt Fine Art, Chicago Ill.
  • 2010 Fifth Annual International Art Forum Kulanshi, Astana Kazakhstan
  • 2009 Group show Mindy Solomon Gallery, St. Petersburg Fl.
  • 2009 Exhibit at American Embassy , Astana Kazakhstan
  • 2009 Two Person exhibit Alexandra Stevens Gallery, Santa Fe N.M.
  • 2008 One Person show Leopold Gallery, Kansas City Mo.
  • 2008 Exhibit Wilder-Nightingale Gallery, Taos N.M.
  • 2007 Two Person show Wilder-Nightingale, Taos N. M.
  • 2007 Kansas Masters Exhibit, Manhattan Ks.
  • 2006 One person show Leopold Gallery, Kansas City Mo.
  • 2005 One person show Alexandra Stevens, Santa Fe N.M.
  • 2003 “Homage to the Flint Hills” group touring exhibit, Washington D.C.
  • 2001 Group exhibit “Remembering the Family Farm , Spencer Museum U.of K.
  • Lawrence Ks.

Selected Collections:

  • National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, Ok.
  • Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Kansas Star Casino, Mulvane, Ks.
  • Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City Mo.
  • Taos Art Museum, Taos N.M.
  • Russell Stover Candies, Kansas City Mo
  • Sheraton Hotel, Overland Park Ks.
  • Kansas State Historical Museum, Topeka Ks.
  • Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita Ks.
  • Spencer Museum University of Kansas, Lawrence Ks.
  • Marianna Kistler Beach Museum Kansas State University, Manhattan Ks.
  • Samual Goldwyn Jr., Hollywood Ca
  • H & R Block, Kansas City Mo.
  • City of Olathe, Olathe Ks.
  • Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City Mo.
  • Coutts Museum, El Dorado Ks.
  • City of Overland Park, Overland Park Ks.
  • Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney Neb
  • City of Newton, Newton Ks
  • Kansas Medical Society, Topeka Ks.
  • Hadley Medical Center, Hays Ks