Galapagos Allure: Paintings Inspired by the Extraordinary Courtship Behaviour of Galapagos Wildlife

To mark Valentine’s Day, this year I’m exhibiting a painting of a giant tortoise from the Galapagos Islands named Super Diego. Super Diego is more than 100 years old and is said to be so virile that he alone is responsible for bringing his sub-species back from the brink of extinction. There were just 14 saddle back Espanola tortoises left in the world when Super Diego was introduced to a scientific breeding programme in the Galapagos … Continue reading Galapagos Allure: Paintings Inspired by the Extraordinary Courtship Behaviour of Galapagos Wildlife