George Hallmark

George Hallmark

Born and raised in North Central Texas, George Hallmark was an architectural designer and commercial artist before turning to easel painting. Voted the official Texas State Artist in 1988, his work can be found in many prestigious private and corporate collections including Texas Instruments, the Texas Capital, MBNA, and the Capitol in Washington, D.C.  George has work in several museums including The Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville, Georgia; the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art in Indianapolis, Indiana; the Briscoe Western Art Museum in San Antonio, Texas; and the Autry Museum of the American West in Los Angeles, California. Hallmark’s work has been featured in Art of the West, Western Art Collector, Southwest Art, and U.S. Art magazines.

George is an annual participant in the Prix de West Invitational Art Exhibition & Sale at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and the American Masters at The Salmagundi Club in New York, New York. George participates in the Eiteljorg Museum’s Quest for the West Art Show and Sale, where he won the Artist of Distinction Award in 2010. Hallmark's work has been featured in The West Select show at the Phoenix Art Museum where he won the Silver medal for oil painting in 2011. George also participates in the Autry Museum's Masters of the American West show in Los Angeles.

Hallmark is represented by Legacy Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona; McLarry Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico; and Insight Gallery, Fredericksburg, Texas.