"Nature gives to every time and Season some beauties of its own." - Charles Darwin
Ethical concerns are being raised regarding cloning and whether forms of life can or should be recreated by circumventing the natural order of things. What can we expect when nature's bounty and science meet? These paintings and drawings visually represent these futuristic hybrids.
The New York Times art critic, Vivian Raynor noted: "In addition to a flair for the macabre, Ms. Sgarlata has two virtues that are seldom found together: a precise style and a good sense of color."
Still Life Paintings - Oil on Canvas and Wood (selected )
Drawings - Oil on Vellum with Computer-generated "cloned" Images and Silk Thread (selected)