Artist Zaria Forman Shares the Inspiration behind Her Large-Scale Pastel Waves and Icebergs.
Zaria Forman draws large scale pastels that document Earth’s shifting landscape and the effects of progressive climate change. "Being out in nature is certainly what gives me perspective ... it means the whole world to just see the ocean and look at its vastness and, like ah right, this is what life's about..."
"The inspiration for my drawings began in early childhood when I traveled with my family throughout several of the world's most remote landscapes, which were the subject of my mother's fine art photography. After my formal training at Skidmore college I now exhibit extensively in galleries and venues throughout the United States and overseas."