Chris Demma, Oil Painter

Arizona native Chris Demma’s oil paintings invite you the experience the rugged yet evocative beauty of the Sonoran desert landscape. Her contemporary Southwestern works are creative expressions of the exotic botanicals, light, and atmospheric of this singular place.


Demma, working from personal photos, searches for unique patterns, colors and shapes then translates her images into intuitive impressions that she shares with us through her oil paintings. She describes her purpose: “My primary passion is inspiring people to partake in the mystery and wonder of the Sonoran Desert."

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midnight in paradise II (3)

Midnight in Paradise I

midnight in Paradise III

Saguaro Buds Abound

ageing saguaro w hole

gand  joshua 1

Juicy Fruit II

vein beauty

spirit of the buffalo 8.11.18

steer spirit  8.11.18

Brama Beauty from the past   8.11.18

pink jubilee III   10.15.17

HooDoo Canyon - Copy

pretty in Pink II

Agave garden

golden prickley

Silhouette of the Century_600_597

Mission at Carmel_474_600

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nesting Saguaro_599_600

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16858 E. Avenue of the Fountains

Fountain Hills, AZ 85268


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