Randy Van Beek has been a full time artist since 1980. His styles range from traditional realism to impressionism. He is self taught but is influenced by his studies of the 19th century American, Dutch, and Austrian masters. Awards include:
The National Geographic Society, the Smithsonian Institute, Rocky Mt. Elk Foundation, John Clymer Museum, and the Blackfoot Valley Art Auction. His most recent honor was the induction into the Russell Skull Society of Artist, carrying forward the genre of CM Russell.
Randy is a member of OPA and an inaugural member of the CM Russell Skull Society. His work has been featured five national art magazines including Western Art and Architecture March 2016 .