Living in Bozeman, Montana, Chris Turbuck produces beautiful, strikingly realistic oil paintings on canvas. His subject matter includes the animals and scenery of the Rocky Mountains. His major influences are the Baroque, Mannerist, Romantic and Neoclassical masters. He applies the color thickly, working rapidly in impasto technique.


  • I sold prints at the Gallatin Valley Mall and the Belgrade Holiday Market in December, and at the Gallatin Valley Farmers Market Thanksgiving Sale in November.
  • I had a booth set up for the 2021 SLAM Festival. I also had the oil painting “Bighorn Sheep” on display at the Sweet Pea Art Competition
  • Last summer, I showed and sold work at the Gallatin Valley Farmers Market, outside the Haynes Pavilion at the fair grounds