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Bio

   

TONY HOCHSTETLER is a sculptor of unusual animals and botanical subjects. His repertoire of work revolves around reptile, amphibian, insect, marine life, and the occasional odd mammal. Born and raised in northern Indiana he spent his childhood in the forests, fields, and wetlands studying the natural world around him. Tony currently lives in Colorado where he continues to seek out and research unique subjects.

A seasoned sculptor, Hochstetler has been featured in many publications and books including Masterworks of American Sculpture and Reptiles & Amphibians in Contemporary Art. He has also earned multiple awards for his wildlife sculpture including two Awards of Merit from the Society of Animal Artists. His work resides in numerous museums, zoological gardens, and city collections as well as important private collections.  He has had several one-man shows and participated in numerous gallery invitational and museum exhibitions throughout the country.

He is a member of the National Sculpture Society, and a Signature member of the Society of Animal Artists. 


Past Shows

 

2018

Small Works – Great Wonders, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City,Oklahoma

Grapevine Gallery, Two Man Show, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

          Coors Western Art Exhibit & Sale, Denver, Colorado

Sculpture in the Park, Loveland, Colorado


2017

Small Works – Great Wonders, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City,Oklahoma

Western Visions, the National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson, Wyoming

Grapevine Gallery, Two Man Show, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

          Coors Western Art Exhibit & Sale, Denver, Colorado

          Northwest Rendezvous Group, Brinton Museum, Big Horn, Wyoming

          National Sculpture Society, A  Blessing of Animals, Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, New York City,  New York and Naples Botanical Garden, Naples, Florida


2016      

         Small Works – Great Wonders, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City,   Oklahoma

         Society of Animal Artists, Animalia, Loveland Museum, Loveland, Colorado

         Society of Animal Artists, RS Hanna Gallery, Frederickburg, Texas

Grapevine Gallery, Two Man Show, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

          Coors Western Art Exhibit & Sale, Denver, Colorado

          Northwest Rendezvous Group, Brinton Museum, Big Horn, Wyoming

Small Works Show, The Brinton Museum, Big Horn, Wyoming

Full List of Previous Shows

Creating the Bean Pods

Photography on Flickr