Big Bend Arts Council


  PO Box 1764, Alpine, TX  79831

Harlan Whatley

   Harlan Whatley is a new BBAC member and welcomed artist, based in West Texas, whose media includes colored and graphite pencil on paper and acrylic on canvas. Whatley studied drawing with Dagan Sherman at Midland College and color/composition with Ronnie Landfield at the Art Students League of New York. Whatley’s work experiments with bricolage and pointillism. 
   Whatley holds a BA from the College of Charleston, an MA from the University of Texas – Permian Basin and an MFA from Hunter College of the City University of New York. Whatley is a member of the Arts Council of Midland and the Big Bend Arts Council. 
  You can view more of his work at, on Twitter at HarlanW art, and on Instagram at harlanw_art You may contact him by email at