A shrivelled red pepper is a thing of beauty in Red pepper II, Watercolour on vellum. McEwen helped to kickstart a revival of interest in botanical painting. The pictures in the exhibition span from the all the way to the
A Portrait of heirloom tomato - A red infant - Watercolor on paper .
AS Art Exam: Paintings of Decaying Fruit 98%
One of the most beautiful pieces I have seen completed as part of a high school art exam: a painting of an avocado skin, capsicum and beetroot. The photograph (taken by Nikau) used to inspire this piece is shown to the left.