This artwork has been granted The World of Art Award 2006.
The World of Art Award (WAA) is granted to artists, galleries and museums that are pursuing "best practices" in art and culture.
This competition seeks to attract artists, galleries, museums who are redefining standards
of art excellence challenging existing trends and tendencies in art and culture.
Inspired by a stay at Banff Spring in The Canadian Rockies.
One morning I sat on a bench in the park of the famous Banff Spring Hotel, where I stayed.
The American Indian was there.
I asked him if I might paint him.
And so I did.