The Power of Attention: How Isabella Kirkland's work stands witness to nature’s losses and gains

"The willingness to observe, listen and learn is a tenet that sometimes feels as close to the brink of extinction as some of the species that Kirkland catalogues in her work.

Amidst the insistent hum of modern life, artist Isabella Kirkland invites us to slow down.  Kirkland’s realistic depiction of subjects in the natural world beckons observers closer and asks us to consider our relationship to the fabric of life. "  -

September 22, 2022