Blending Beautiful Paintings + Cinematic Visual Effects

Artist Catherine Nelson has created these incredible fictional worlds by combining her skill and expertise of cinematic visual effects and as painter. She has created a photographic technique that turns the traditional notions of the medium on its head.

About the Artist: 

Catherine Nelson created visual effects for films such as Moulin Rouge, Harry Potter, 300 and Australia. Her job as a visual effects artist has taken her around the world having lived in Milan, London, Rome, Reykjavik, Bratislava, Brussels and Australia. In 2008 she started her own art studio in Gent and Amsterdam and has since dedicated her time fully to creating her own art.

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All images courtesy of Michael Reid Gallery