Merrow-Smith... lives the slow-paced life of a 19th-century landscape painter while reaching today's global market. --The New York Times
Beautiful and evocative... documenting the changing seasons of the southeastern French region so idealised in Peter Mayle's books, his artworks include colourful still lives and vivid sea and landscapes, as well as some wonderfully stern-looking self-portraits --The Times
Perfect little pictures of vegetables from his garden or fruit from the market, and luminous, ever-changing Provençal landscapes. --The Guardian
About the Author
Julian Merrow-Smith was been selected for both the 'BP Portrait Award' at the National Portrait Gallery, London and the 'New Contemporaries' exhibition at the ICA, London. His work is held in private collections in sixteen countries. He lives in the South of France with his wife, the cellist and author, Ruth Phillips.
Michael Gitlitz is a director at Marlborough Gallery, New York. He has written for many museums and galleries and lectured at numerous public and private institutions.
Gary humphreys is a writer, currently living in Mexico where he is looking out for whales and finishing a novel.
Mara Liasson is the political correspondent for National Public Radio. She covered five presidential elections and was NPR's White House correspondent for all eight years of the Clinton administration. In 1994, 1995, and 1997 she won the White House Correspondents Association's Merriman Smith Award for daily news coverage. Her reports can be heard regularly on NPR's award-winning news magazines All Things Considered and Morning Edition.