Eyes of the Bamboo Forest
"The message of my artwork is that we do not own, but share this planet with all its life, and that everything in the universe is interconnected and deserving of conservation."
Schim Schimmel combines his passion for art with his fascination for the natural world to create one-of-a-kind paintings and children's books. He has been at the forefront of the green movement for decades, supporting educational organizations and conservationists such as the Jane Goodall Institute. His unique style of painting, dubbed Environmental Visionary Surrealism, combines images of animals, space and Planet Earth to convey a message of universal interdependence.