Piece description from the artist
I love this area of the mid-Atlantic. The beauty of the water flowing down the stream captivates me. The butterfly was fluttering around the area as I was taking photos.
A contemporary artist based in Phoenix, Arizona, Ellen Nemetz is a member of the eye lounge artist cooperative. Ms. Nemetz is known for her contemporary representationalism. She works in oil and acrylic. Her artwork is built on self-examination and observations of her own mental and emotional processes.
Ms. Nemetz studied Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Wisconsin and Studio Art at Maricopa County Community Colleges, in Arizona. She is the recipient of the League of Innovation Award (2013 and 2014). Her artwork has been exhibited nationally and is in public and private collections in Europe and the United States.