Mandy Main
Rancho Mirage, California

Mandy Main is an art historian and landscape painter based in the Southern California desert. She has long been passionate about 19th Century American landscape paintings, which has been influential in her artistic practice. Mandy works in series, generally three paintings at a time. Her process begins with a vision of a place she has been, but she takes creative liberties with the aesthetic details. The artist is captivated by light and shadow, and strives to instill her work with moody drama through the representation of these elements. Using layers of paint and glazes, Mandy achieves mesmerizing atmospheric depth, encouraging the viewer to gaze and be still.
Discover Original Art by Mandy Main | Palm Springs 879 oil painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Palm Springs 879
12" x 12" , oil painting
$550

Discover Original Art by Mandy Main | Palm Springs Pool II oil painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Palm Springs Pool II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$550

Discover Original Art by Mandy Main | Sublime Coast VII oil painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Sublime Coast VII
36" x 24" , oil painting
$1,400


Purple Mountains VII
24" x 36" , oil painting
$1,400

Golden Hills XVII
20" x 30" , oil painting
$775

Discover Original Art by Mandy Main | Expanse IV oil painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Expanse IV
12" x 36" , oil painting
$875


Discover Original Art by Mandy Main | Purple Mountains VIII oil painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Purple Mountains VIII
8" x 24" , oil painting
$600

Eucalyptus IV
12" x 9" , oil painting
$450

Luminosity XXIV
48" x 48" , oil painting
$3,375


Mid Century Modern XI
12" x 12" , oil painting
$475

Luminosity XXV
48" x 48" , oil painting
$3,375

Sublime Coast VIII
24" x 48" , oil painting
$1,525


Vineyard XV
20" x 60" , oil painting
$2,525

Aerial Dramatics XVII
24" x 48" , oil painting
$1,525

Aerial Dramatics XIX
24" x 72" , oil painting
$2,850


Saguaro III
48" x 36" , oil painting
$2,825

Saguaro II
36" x 36" , oil painting
$2,450

Montego Bay IV
48" x 60" , oil painting
$4,425


Vista XVIII
16" x 16" , oil painting
$675

Arroyo
36" x 36" , oil painting
$2,225

Dreamscape II
12" x 24" , oil painting
$700


Radiance III
11" x 14" , oil painting
$500

Aerial Dramatics XVIII
11" x 14" , oil painting
$500

Mountain Highway
48" x 24" , oil painting
$2,300


Vanishing Point VIII
36" x 48" , oil painting
$2,750

Vintage Lighthouse
9" x 12" , oil painting
$425

Horizon V
24" x 36" , oil painting
$1,400


In the Garden
12" x 9" , oil painting
$425

Red Canyon Encaustic
12" x 12" , encaustic artwork
$500

Oak XVI
20" x 30" , oil painting
$1,100


Afterglow VII
8" x 24" , oil painting
$550

Vista XVII
8" x 24" , oil painting
$550

Aerial Dramatics X
8" x 24" , oil painting
$600


Mid Century Modern VI
48" x 48" , oil painting
$3,375

Joshua Tree
30" x 30" , oil painting
$1,525


Eucalyptus III
24" x 24" , oil painting
$975

Sacred Strada II
14" x 11" , oil painting
$575

Distant Light II
30" x 30" , oil painting
$1,300


Sublime Coast
20" x 30" , oil painting
$1,000

Eucalyptus II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$450

Purple Mountain
12" x 36" , oil painting
$950


Golden Hills XI
24" x 48" , oil painting
$2,025

Palm Springs Door - Turquoise
12" x 12" , oil painting
$450

Golden Hills VIII
12" x 36" , oil painting
$850


Aerial Dramatics IX
16" x 40" , oil painting
$1,225

Mid Century Modern VII
12" x 12" , oil painting
$450

Saguaro Hotel, Palm Springs
12" x 12" , oil painting
$450


Afterglow III
12" x 12" , oil painting
$450

Field XIX
8" x 24" , oil painting
$450

Daybreak
20" x 60" , oil painting
$2,275


Vanishing Point IV
36" x 48" , oil painting
$2,475

Golden Light II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425

Field in Spring II
12" x 36" , oil painting
$850


High Contrast
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425

Above Manzanita III
24" x 24" , oil painting
$850

Mid Century Modern V
30" x 30" , oil painting
$1,300


Shelter Bay
8" x 8" , oil painting
$300

Vineyard XVII
8" x 24" , oil painting
$450

Agricultural Geometry
72" x 24" , oil painting
$2,875


Magic Hour V
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425

Aerial Dramatics III
20" x 60" , oil painting
$2,275

Wine Country Encaustic
12" x 36" , encaustic artwork
$875


Coast XIV
36" x 36" , oil painting
$1,975

Vapor Trails
48" x 60" , oil painting
$3,500

Atmospheric Momentum
60" x 48" , oil painting
$3,550


Vanishing Point II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425

House on Parson Road IV
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425

Sunbreak VII
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425


Luminosity XXVI
36" x 36" , oil painting
$1,975

Luminous Field II
30" x 24" , oil painting
$1,050

Vista XIV
24" x 24" , oil painting
$900


Road Trip VIII
36" x 36" , oil painting
$1,975

Luminosity XXIII
12" x 12" , oil painting
$425

Red Sky II
36" x 36" , oil painting
$1,975


Siletz Bay VIII
20" x 60" , oil painting
$2,275

Salton Sea
24" x 24" , oil painting
$875

Divide
24" x 8" , encaustic artwork
$475


Rapture II
24" x 8" , oil painting
$475

Tuscan Light and Shadow
14" x 11" , oil painting
$500

Tranquil Harbor III
30" x 48" , oil painting
$2,050


Offshore
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400

Vineyard IV
8" x 24" , oil painting
$450

Grand Vista
24" x 48" , oil painting
$2,025


Coast V
24" x 48" , oil painting
$2,025

Arbres
10" x 8" , oil painting
$325

Red FIeld XI
24" x 7" , oil painting
$400


Vineyard Morning
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400

Still Waters
20" x 8" , oil painting
$225

Emerge
24" x 8" , oil painting
$175


Sanctuary VII
40" x 30" , oil painting
$2,050

Sanctuary
5" x 7" , oil painting
$250

Luminous Harbor
12" x 36" , oil painting
$750


Palm Springs 1050
12" x 9" , oil painting
$400

Luminosity IX
36" x 36" , oil painting
$1,975

Vista X
24" x 20" , oil painting
$775


Sunbreak II
16" x 8" , oil painting
$450

Sanctuary V
12" x 12" , oil painting
$475

Red Field II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400


Road Trip IV
12" x 12" , oil painting
$475

Red Field
12" x 12" , oil painting
$475

Red Sands II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$475


Vista VII
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400

Luminosity X
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400

Late Afternoon III
12" x 12" , oil painting
$475


Coast II
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400

Coast VI
12" x 12" , oil painting
$400

Golden Hills IV
24" x 48" , oil painting
$2,025


Road Trip II
36" x 36" , oil painting
$1,975


Speak with Mandy


Mandy Main 3/10/2017 | 1:53 PM

Thank you, I'm so happy that you appreciate my work.

M Buonocore 3/7/2017 | 8:51 PM

Your work is beautiful! Very, very happy with the purchase.

Mandy Main 8/2/2016 | 12:37 PM

Thank you Frank! It means a lot to me when someone lets me know they appreciate my work!

Frank 7/28/2016 | 7:04 AM

Hi again Mandy- I received another terrific painting from you- I matches and balances the first one and they are side by side in a perfect space- so now I have even more of your soul and will keep on following your work. Thanks so much- Cheers, Frank

Mandy Main 6/10/2016 | 2:48 PM

Thank you, Frank. I'm so glad you're pleased with the painting. Hope you enjoy it, you've got a little piece of my soul now. Best Regards, Mandy Main

Frank 6/9/2016 | 7:28 AM

Hi Mandy- I received your Field XIX painting and it was all I expected and more!!! In person the detail and coloring are even more impressive. Keep up the great work. Cheers, Frank

Frank 5/27/2016 | 2:23 PM

Hi Mandy- Quick question before I choose- do your paintings come ready to hang- ie with a wire? Thanks, Frank

Mandy Main 7/11/2014 | 1:29 PM

Thank you, S. Radhakrishnan!

commentsNocturnal Tide III
S Radhakrishnan 6/24/2014 | 10:11 AM

Nice glow !

Mandy Main 4/2/2014 | 1:31 PM

Thanks, Dad! I'm proud of you that you found UGallery and made a ULog comment!

G Main 4/1/2014 | 10:54 AM

WOW!!! This is the most complete composite of your artwork I have seen. It is all wonderful and I am so proud of my daughter. Jerry Main

Mandy Main 3/28/2014 | 1:42 PM

Thank you, R Erskine!

Mandy Main 3/28/2014 | 1:41 PM

Thank you! I do love clouds and sky. Definitely my favorite thing to paint!

commentsCoast IX
J Ivester 3/19/2014 | 10:42 PM

Mandy, my favorites are all of your paintings that are almost all cloud and sky, and just a little of the landscape. I'm not an art person, but I really love your paintings. Thanks

commentsOffshore
don purchased this artwork. 12/4/2013 | 2:39 PM

new beginnings

P Davis 9/19/2013 | 8:45 PM

I love your encaustic pieces! This is one of my favorite mediums, can't wait to see more!

Mandy Main 9/18/2013 | 1:33 PM

Thank you, A Rodgers!

commentsSanctuary VII
A Rodgers 9/9/2013 | 2:44 PM

love the santuary beautiful

Mandy Main 6/25/2013 | 12:06 PM

Thanks Sanjeev. The paintings are series of layers, some applied with brush, some with knives, and some with ragged on washes of color.

commentsVineyard V
S Handa 6/25/2013 | 4:09 AM

I have seen few of your works. When you play with yellow tones, you do it best Mandy!!

commentsLuminosity V
S Handa 6/25/2013 | 3:11 AM

Being a learning raw artist myself, I liked the texture that is created in luminosity. Is it just through the brush that various shades of yellow are done? I am asking myself. Really interesting!!

K Webster 6/10/2012 | 12:56 PM

The luminescence keeps me coming back. Your work is even more beautiful in my home.

commentsMagic Hour
C Sloan 5/1/2012 | 10:16 AM

Everyone should see her work in person...it's great! I love her art, I own several pieces.

T Kelly 4/12/2012 | 10:46 PM

Love, love, love your artwork! Saving to buy "Afternoon Shadows" as soon as I can, and looking for a place to put "Luminosity V" as well - so gorgeous! -Terri

R CATAN 1/29/2012 | 3:32 PM

Nice work Mandy. I particularly enjoy Halcyon. Reminds me of the days of my youth, studying the beautiful cloud formations and dreaming of what was to come.

D Sherry Boggins 1/29/2012 | 1:05 AM

Beautiful work. Reminds me of Turner. Sensational use of color. Intriguing subject matter A real future for Main. Watch her grow. Very collectable!

C Kashkawol 1/28/2012 | 11:53 AM

Love Mandy Main's work. I own two and hope to add to my collection. I can stare at her work for hours and notice something new each time.

commentsLuminosity V
TESTER 4/11/2011 | 3:32 AM

Love the Mandy Main piece...reminds me of the peaceful Sunrise to start the day