New York-based Kim Keever makes photographs of bonsai-scaled landscapes assembled inside a 200-gallon tank that is filled with water and topped with paint pigment and addressed with lights and gels to create convincing effects of clouds and atmosphere. His tropical vistas, sylvan forests, and mountain views openly wear their own artifice while they also display the fine-grained complexity of the real thing.
Story:Artist Kim Keever grew up by the ocean. All his childhood he looked out onto the grand majesty of nature and this appreciation fueled his artistic juices. He went on to become an artist, trying to capture and interpret natural beauty in his art..