Lew Wilson

Lew Wilson came to photography with a background in painting, and he has been making black and white photographs and painting them since 1985. Both his paintings and photographs are in a number of museum collections. Mr. Wilson was born in 1948 and has spent most of his life in Florida, Texas and Colorado.

Two Rivers-Two Lands: An American Passage in an ongoing collection on national rivers through lens and brush under the belief that the visual arts can make a difference to young and old alike in taking care of A Good Earth. Subjects are in either one-of-a-kind color hand-painted Polaroids, straight black and white Polaroids or color 4 x 5 Polaroid originals.

(Images below are slightly larger than in real life at a monitor setting of 1024 x 768. More images will be added later.)

Whisper-Clearing the Storm, Lew Wilson
Whisper-Clearing the Storm, Mississippi River, Missouri
Hand-painted 3 x 4 inch Polaroid print matted to 11 x 14 inches: $850.00

Healing Waters, Lew Wilson
Healing Waters, Point River, Missouri, 2004
3 x 4 inch Polaroid print matted to 11 x 14 inches: $400.00