Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Art Consultant Spotlight: "Roadrunner and Cactus" by Helen Hunter

Helen Hunter’s “Roadrunner and Cactus” is an intimate depiction of the regional bird in its habitat. The bird looks frail but strong and stands erect next to a blooming prickly pear cactus, possibly its nesting ground. Hunter’s roadrunner is alert, concentrating on something just beyond the reach of the canvas. It could be a predator, or possible a juicy insect about to become the bird’s next meal. The peril is not revealed to the viewer but the feeling of fight or flight remains. It is a glimpse, a rare view that catches a moment in the wild and beautiful world of the surrounding Texas countryside.

©Gina Martinez, Art Consultant, J.R. Mooney Galleries, Boerne,TX
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