Georgia-based artist Annie Stegg Gerard is fascinated by classical paintings, mainly 18th-century Rococo painters, and fantastical beings. She uses her imagination and talent to create absolutely stunning paintings inspired by mythology, folklore, and nature.
Annie Stegg Gerard has a special love for the 18th century Rococo painters who have had a large influence on her own method. She finds inspiration in their imagination, and the dreamlike palette and lively brushwork that combine to create a wonderful atmosphere of enchantment. She believes that they sought to transport us to different worlds and fantastic places though their works. In her own work, known for it’s beautiful, enigmatic figures and lively creatures, Annie strives to depict this same transportive effect to the viewer. Her work is an exploration of the small hidden worlds that exist in our own backyards and the drama that unfolds with their unseen inhabitants. The secrets that are waiting to be discovered, and the mystery in a hidden moment of time.Annie Stegg Gerard