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~~June 2, 2014~~
Zaria Forman is no ordinary artist. Her work isn’t just moving and dramatic but the most impressive part … she paints with her FINGERS.
Zaria’s art passion and inspiration came as a result of childhood travel trips with her mother to the most remote destinations.
Zaria Forman’s pristine, photorealist paintings of the ocean and remote, icy landscapes are painted by hand — quite literally using her fingertips to render marks in paint and chalk, rather than brushes. Traveling to far-flung corners of the globe affected by climate change, in order to source inspiration for her large-scale compositions, Forman takes photographs and creates sketches, working from these and her memory in the studio, after she returns to the US. Past expeditions have included one to Greenland in which Forman retraced the 1869 journey of the American painter William Bradford.
“In my work I explore moments…
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