This summer the prophecy will be fulfilled…


“The notion that nature provides therapeutic benefit is not new. Writings dating from  ancient Rome describe the city’s residents’ belief that exposure to nature was a valued contrast to the urban pollutants such as noise and congestion.” 

Nature versus Nurture
An investigation into the connection between nature, landscape painting and the healing process
Word count: 10,197

Trevor Jones
Edinburgh University
MA Fine Art (Hons)

The Annunciation, Sandro Botticelli, 1489
Daniel Alain, Egyptian Life Drawing Class, 1955