Piece description from the artist
This is a scene from Truro on Cape Cod. I was captured by this composition with the strong shadow through the mid ground and the blue house off in the distance. I also liked how the rust colored drive way stands out from the over all cool tones of the piece.
Gary Koeppel was born in New Jersey and has been living in Boston since 1980. He earned a B.F.A. in Graphic Design from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and then moved to Boston to start his own commercial illustration firm where he worked with clients such as AT&T, The Boston Globe, and The Massachusetts Audubon Society. In both 2005 and 2006, he received the Viewers Choice Award at the Annual Roslindale Open Studios; in 2006, he also earned third Third Prize in the juried selection.
Gary’s work as a commercial illustrator informs the unified composition of his landscape paintings. His work has appeared in galleries, museums and art shows in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York and Connecticut.