Lupita and a Fox in the Rain

ABOUT THE ARTWORK SERIES: This artwork series is made possible by a grant from the BeWildReWild Fund at Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation.  “While her most recently completed artwork series, A Childhood in Nature, focused on her past, artist Emily Lupita’s current art project will tell the story of a vision for the future. Told from the perspective of her signature…

Lupita Under A Plum Tree

Final Painting This is the 20th painting in my series of 20 paintings about my childhood growing up in rural Iowa. This final painting is an homage to a painting by Torii Kiyomasu II (ca. 1750-1760). I was living and working in rural Japan when I started painting in a serious, dedicated way. And my…