Art De Triumph & Artful Framer Studios

This popular gallery features work by Master Pastelist Nancie King Mertz, who paints en plein air around the world in oil and pastel. Art De Triumph & Artful Framer Studios, open seven days a week, has featured Mertz’s originals, Giclée prints, cards and gifts, along with expert framing for 40 years. She teaches painting workshops around the country and internationally. She won the coveted Prix de Pastel Award in November 2018 from the International Association of Pastel Societies and has been named one of their 10 Eminent Pastelists. To view her paintings and see her workshop and show schedule, visit

Nancie has been selected as the 2020 Guest of Honor in Giverny, France where they will host an exhibit of her work and she will provide a 2 day workshop. Edit: This has been rescheduled to May 2021 due to virus.

Image: Nancie King Mertz, West Loop, 24.5” x 28.5” pastel


2938 N. Clark Chicago, IL 60657
Nancie King Mertz
Open 7 days a week: M–F 11–7; Sa 10–6; Su 12–5