POMPEII:
The Immortal City

TheOrlando Science Center has collaborated with members of the Central Florida Watercolor Society to create work with a Pompeii theme.

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ORLANDO SCIENCE CENTER

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Thouraya Zapara is an Orlando-based artist who has been painting in watercolor since 2017. She finds inspiration from the beauty of nature, especially the interplay of color and light in landscapes. Thouraya likes to explore a variety of subject matters and is looking forward to approaching new aspects of her art through water-based media.

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"Pompeian Figure"
Watercolor, 2020


Without hope? Afraid? We can only imagine what this denizen of Pompeii felt on that day in 79 AD. The figure’s posture intrigued me and evoked a sense of despair. What feelings do you think this Pompeian experienced? 

Reference photo provided byCindySturla