Window Nesting

Maria Picassó i Piquer is a Catalan artist living in Barcelona. Her illustrations meld sharp angles and precise lines into a humanistic whole, betraying her original training as an architect. 

Picking up the quarantine thread of December’s illustrator, Margherita Paoletti, who showed nature a step removed from us by our pandemic circumstance, Picassó i Piquer presents five cityscapes tucked safely behind a barrier of glass. Her scenes remind us of the cozy joys of nesting—from her arrangement of plants to the recurring motif of a cat window-shopping for birds.

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