• Walk in the greenhouses of the Jardin des Plantes

    6 monthes ago - By Urban Sketchers

    My first approach to greenhouses in the Jardin des Plantes in Paris, was not really centered on this subject. In fact what interested me was the sculpture "Vertebrata" by Quentin Garel which features a vertebra of whale. Beautiful material and rust color that play in the light and with the windows of the greenhouse and vegetation in background. It is this game of opaque / transparent relationship and colorful contrasts that I searched in this watercolor.
    A few weeks later, it is always the game of transparencies that interested me when I settled in front of the exit of the tropical...
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