Surreal Paintings of Birds Evoke the Mysteries Always Present in the Natural World

Self-taught artist Josie Morway immortalizes different species of birds in hyper-realistic portraits. She uses traditional oil painting techniques and dramatic iconography to envelope each creature in a mystical setting that borders on the surreal. Based in Boston, Morway’s practice explores the vulnerability and resilience of nature—especially as it relates to people and industrialization. “I think … Continue reading Surreal Paintings of Birds Evoke the Mysteries Always Present in the Natural World