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Available Paintings

View Erin Hanson's portfolio of available works. Her original oil paintings sell quickly, and you can discover her available pieces on the first two pages of the portfolio. Erin Hanson original oils are available for purchase through The Erin Hanson Gallery.

San Diego

The Erin Hanson Gallery showcases the bold and vivacious oil paintings of artist Erin Hanson. The Erin Hanson Gallery has two locations, one in San Diego and one in Carmel. Visit our large 7,000 sq-ft location in central San Diego to tour Erin's gallery and art studio.  

The Erin Hanson Gallery
9705 Carroll Centre Road
San Diego, California 92126

(858) 324-4644

Open Wednesday - Saturday, 10am to 6pm.


Visit our second gallery location in beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea:

The Erin Hanson Gallery
San Carlos between 5th and 6th
Carmel, California, 93921

(831) 574-1782

Open Wednesday - Sunday, 10am to 6pm.

 What is Open Impressionism?

Open Impressionism is a new style and movement that has sparked fresh enthusiasm for contemporary impressionism. Developed by Erin Hanson, Open Impressionism is characterized by wide brush strokes applied without layering and intense, vivid color. Open Impressionism is being taught in art schools and colleges across the world as a contemporary art style.

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2020 Calendars

I am pleased to announce the release of my 2020 calendars. This year I had too many favorite paintings to fit into just one calendar... so I made three. All three calendars are available on Amazon while supplies last!

Fresh from the Easel

"Crystal Ranch"

Oil on canvas, by Erin Hanson
36 x 36 in

Long shadows radiate from oak trees that frame the steep hiking trail. Dappled light glows with color amongst the criss-crossing branches. The brush strokes are thickly applied and create texture and movement within the painting.

"Crystal Ranch" was inspired by Holman Ranch, in Carmel Valley, CA. The painting arrives framed in a 23kt gold floater frame.

The Petite Collection

Visit the “Petite Collection” page to view Erin’s smaller works that are under 20 inches.  These collectible paintings arrive beautifully framed and ready to hang.

Wine Country Book

Erin’s newest coffee table book has now been released! Wine Country: Impressions in Oil (2018) contains over 300 paintings of lush vineyards, rolling hills, and iconic oak trees from around the United States.

Erin Hanson: The Petite Show

Come discover Erin's petite oil paintings, the perfect gift or treat for any lover of impressionism. These small works are sized between 8x10 and 20x24 inches. Each painting is an expression of light and color that captures natural beauty with a few deliberate brush strokes.

The Petite Show will be available for viewing exclusively at our holiday artist's reception on Saturday evening, December 7th. Please join us for an evening of live music, holiday treats, free wine tasting and great art

Saturday, December 7th from 5pm - 9pm
at The Erin Hanson Gallery in San Diego 

Erin Hanson Blog

Visit Erin's blog for a wealth of articles written by Erin Hanson and guest authors including biographies, interviews, adventure stories, in-depth painting looks, interior design tips, events and collection releases, news articles, and much more!

Featured Collection

Visit the "Wine Country Collection" to view Erin's newest paintings that were inspired by the idyllic landscapes of Paso Robles, Napa, and other wine country regions across America.

Open Impressionism: Volume 2

Erin Hanson has developed a unique style of painting known as Open Impressionism. This coffee table book shows the progression of Erin's style over 300 pages of full-color images. Explore the beautiful landscapes and sun-drenched colors of the West through the eyes of contemporary impressionist Erin Hanson, and experience the evolution of Open Impressionism.

Museum Shows

Erin Hanson's paintings have been shown in ten art museums across the United States. Along with several group exhibitions, she has had two solo exhibitions (both were sell-out shows), with two more solo shows scheduled for 2021 and 2023. <Click here to see the exhibition schedule.>

Inspired by Nature

"Wildflower Light"

Oil on canvas, by Erin Hanson
40 x 30 in

"I want to bring the beauty of the impressionists back to the modern world of art. Nature provides me with endless compositions to paint, endless color combinations, endless joy." - Erin Hanson

Open Impressionism Video

Watch this video about Erin Hanson and her style of painting, known as Open Impressionism.

Wine Country Video

Watch the video about Erin Hanson's newest book release: Wine Country: Impressions in Oil.

We'd Love Your Feedback!

We would love to hear your opinions about art! Answer this fun 7-minute survey and you will be entered into a free monthly drawing for Erin's new coffee table book Wine Country: Impressions in Oil.

Collecting Original Art

Art collecting is about passion and emotion, and it's about finding art that captures something inside you and brings you back to gaze at the painting over and over again. Art collecting is a game, a lifelong pursuit of discovering what your tastes are and finding art that represents the way you view the world. <Click here to read more.>

Artist Adventure Series

Erin explores the wilderness as a rock climber, backpacker, and photographer, gathering reference material to use in her paintings. She seeks out the isolation of deserted locations, surrounding herself in natural beauty, and she also finds inspiration by exploring our National Parks and wine country regions. Read about her adventures in the Adventure Series Blogs.


ERIN HANSON is a life-long painter, beginning her study of oils as a young child.  Her passion for natural beauty is seen in her work as she transforms vistas familiar and rare into stunning interpretations of bold color, playful rhythms and raw emotional impact. Her frequent forays into National Parks and other recesses of nature include backpacking expeditions, rock climbing, and photo safaris.  Hanson's unique painting style has become known as Open Impressionism, with hundreds of collectors eagerly anticipating her work.  As an iconic, driving force in the rebirth of contemporary impressionism, Hanson is quickly recognized as a prolific, modern master.