Denise Romecki’s works have an incredible attention to small details. Within in the tree on the rhino’s back is a whole world, with miniature rivers and forests.
Pamela Earnshaw Kelley’s primates have a unique human quality. The way they interact with the table’s surface creates a lifelike weight.
Romantic landscape paintings by Fredrick Edwin Church have helped me identify more with the powers of nature. These very large pieces make the viewer sense their own insignificance in the face of the unknown, and uncivilized.