Martin Wittfooth’s (United States) atmospheric oil paintings depict scenes of nature fighting back in a world ravaged by man.
In the world depicted by Martin Wittfooth, humans are conspicuously absent, but their detritus remains: a junked car, a well-appointed apartment, a partially demolished building. That world is given over to animals in paintings that are at turns alarming, sad, and mysterious but unfailingly beautiful. Wittfooth’s work encourages us to think about our place in this world perhaps precisely because we are not in it. “Everywhere and at all… Read More