Piece description from the artist
This one of three flights of imagination (pun intended) that I created for friends who've been to Antarctica a few times.
Penguin's light front and dark back, called counter shading, provides superb camouflage from above and below to protect penguins in the water.
Steve FrenkeI was born and raised in Detroit, earning a degree in Graphic Design from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. His business career was spent in fine paper, printing and graphic design and advertising. The settings of Steve’s artwork take place in an imaginary world inspired by memories, daydreams and his curiosity about the world around us. Steve has created almost five hundred unique paintings, drawings and watercolors since 1991. Photography has also been a lifelong passion. His camera work, over five decades, exceeds ten thousand images.