"A Matter of Light, the Art of Andre Pater" Book Signing & Talk

Join us as sporting artist Andre Pater recounts his journey to become an artist and the creation of his new book of original work A Matter of Light, The Art of Andre Pater. After Pater’s discussion its publication and a short Q&A with those who were part of the process, the artist is available for a book signing of his latest work.

$10 Admission | Free for NSLM members

Light refreshments and drinks provided.

RSVP at info@nationalsporting.org or (540) 687-6542 x 4

A long awaited first comprehensive compendium of works by this sporting artist: “ A Matter of Light, the Art of Andre Pater” is being released this Fall 2019. 

With a foreword by the Duke of Devonshire, the main  essay by sporting art expert Lorian Peralta-Ramos, edited by Claudia Pfeiffer, “A Matter of Light, the Art of Andre Pater” is artfully designed by Bill Roughen, and published by Fincastle Publishing.  

The  visually stunning 240-page coffee table book includes over 200 selected paintings and drawings, along with writings, musings, observations and essays about Andre Pater's life and work.  In eleven visually delightful chapters “ A Matter of Light”  shines light on the artistic periods of Andre Pater, and how his style and technique evolved through a gamut of subjects from equestrian through historical and genre paintings to his recent Native American portrayals.

Available in October, "A Matter of Light" can be preordered and purchased on


[Image credit: Andre Pater, Before the Race, oil on canvas, 28x34 inches, 1997. ]

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