Exciting, unexpected, realistic, impressionistic, abstract―the bunny paintings of celebrated artist Hunt Slonem have something for everyone. A treasury of enchanting paintings that exist at the intersection of pop culture and fine art, Slonem's bestselling collection appears here in a brand-new edition. In Bitty Bunnies, Slonem's world-renowned paintings have been transformed into a smaller, more compact version, easy to take with you on the go!
Bitty Bunnies is a unique compendium of paintings by a fine artist with a worldwide reputation that provides a remarkable ode to one of nature's most beloved and symbolically rich creatures, ready to bring good fortune to every lucky viewer, now in a size that is as cute as the art itself. The collection here is whimsical, gorgeous, lively―every shape and form of bunny as a single subject and en masse is presented by an artist whose design sense is as acute as his artistry as painter. This is a collection destined to appeal to art-and nature-lovers alike; a body of work as inimitable as it is recognizable and sure to appeal to anyone who encounters it―as is the artist himself.
About the Authors:
Hunt Slonem is an internationally recognized American painter, sculptor, and printmaker. He exhibits regularly at both public and private venues around the world. His work has been exhibited in more than 350 galleries and museums worldwide, and is represented in over one hundred museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim and the Whitney Museum of American Art, in New York City. Hunt has received numerous honors and awards, including a MacDowell Fellowship and National Endowment for the Arts grant. He lives in New York City and Louisiana, where he has notably restored two important plantations.
John Berendt is the author of the bestselling nonfiction book Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, which was a finalist for the 1995 Pulitzer Prize in General Nonfiction, and The City of Falling Angels. He lives in New York City.
Bruce Helander is an American artist whose specialty is college and assemblage as well as a well-known curator, art critic, editor, national juror, and writer. He has a master's degree in painting from the prestigious Rhode Island School of Design, where he later became the provost and vice president for academic affairs of the college. He is a fellow of the National Endowment for the Arts. Helander arrived in Palm Beach in 1982 from New York City, where he published Art Express magazine and where he now resides.
256 pages; 6.5 x 8.26" hardcover
202 4/c and b/w artworks