The Maitz & Wurts Studio Shop is now online. You can order prints, limited editions prints, inquire about commissions or the purchase of original art. Click on the image above to visit the store.
Quicksilver is a finalist in the Figurative Category of the Art Renewal Center's 2012 / 2013 International Salon Competition.
Golden Moment is a finalist in the Art Renewal Center's 2011 / 2012 International Salon Competition
Golden Moment has been published in Spectrum 19.
Narrow Escape has been juried into the 16th Annual Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists.
Don Maitz has been accepted by jury as a signatue member of the American Society of Marine Artists (ASMA)
The exhibit, which has been seen by over two million people, has been showcased at Greensboro Science Center, Waterloo Region Museum in Canada, Discovery Times Square in New York; the Museum of Science, Boston; Mid-America Science Center in Hot Springs, AR; the Witte Museum in San Antonio, TX; G.WIZ - The Science Center in Sarasota, the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore, MD; Discovery Place in Charlotte, NC; Science Museum Oklahoma in Oklahoma City; the Detroit Science Center; the Museum of Science and Industry in Tampa and in New Orleans. SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure is currently on display at the Museum of History & Science (MOSH).
Initial design by Janny Wurts art by Don Maitz
While at the Lucca Comics and Games 2011 convention Don and Janny particpated in a demonstration in the Performance Area. A time lapse video is available to view on the Collaborative Worlds of Janny Wurts and Don Maitz website. Click here to go to that page.
Mythic Journeys, an award winning documentary film by Imaginal Cells Filmworks , features artwork by Don Maitz and Janny Wurts among interviews, animated sequences, and stop motion puppets created by Brian and Wendy Froud. To see more about this film click here.
Don's painting, "Six Paces Turn and Fire" was used on the cover of Tampa Bay Magazine to promote the Gasparilla Festival held in Tampa Bay.
Maitz's Second Drowning appeared in the May 2012 issue of American Artist magazine and the July issue of Art Connoisseur Magazine as part of the articles featuring the groundbreaking exhibit, At the Edge: Art of the Fantastic at the Allentown Art Museum in PA.
Interior illustration of Duma Key (right hand page) by Don Maitz.
Set 2 Bretheren of the Coast is available with additional game cards and a rule book. the initial release includes game cards an an additional deck of playing cards all featuring Don Maitz's art. More info can be found here.
Don Maitz's, BlackBeard's Revenge, appears as the cover illustration on a new hardcover book from National Geographic titled, Blackbeard The Pirate King. No Prey No Pay appears opposite the title page of this book containing a history of Blackbeard including his story told in verse by J. Patrick Lewis.