WALTON FORD - Changing Our Relationship with Nature

The Artist Word

17-11-2021 • 10 minutes


Walton Ford is an American artist, painter and print-maker born in 1960. He is known for his large-scale watercolors inspired by 18th or 19th century naturalists like Barraband or Audubon. Hi artwork explores the relationships between humans and nature. He builds narratives out of old stories involving animals in history and subvert them in contemporary interpretations. In this podcast episode, he explains how his childhood, different travels or withdrawn passions have made him the artist he is today. ⏱️⏱️ TIMESTAMPS ⏱️⏱️ 0:00 : Walton Ford intro 01:14 : Walton Ford childhood 03:30 : His brother influence 04:08 : From a passion to another 04:48 : Walton Ford's influences 05:19 : Walton Ford's style 07:20 : Natural history illustrations in a contemporary world 09:46 : Epilogue If you like this content please give us ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ it helps other people find the show 🙏🏻 🔴 Subscribe/follow it's free! 🔵 Produced and edited by Pierre de Montesquiou Originally produced in 2015 🔵 Learn more about us : 📩 Subscribe to our newsletter : http://eepurl.com/c6XbVD 📬 📱https://www.instagram.com/ourchoices.art/ 🎧 https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/the-artist-word-1979191 🐦https://twitter.com/ourchoices 🌐 https://ourchoices.art/