Resources

News

2017

A Botanist in Lapland
New York Times - May 21, 2017

2016

The American Museum Of Fly Fishing Honors James Prosek
Forbes - October 27, 2016

Izaak Walton Award Honoring James Prosek
October 26, 2016

James Prosek On Art And Life
Forbes - January, 2016

Bluegill Dreams: An Artist Resumes a childhood obsession with the fish of his youth
Garden and Gun - January, 2016

2015

Reviews: New York, James Prosek
ArtNews - September, 2015

Artist James Prosek on His New Exhibit
"Walk in the Woods" (PDF)

Orion Magazine - September, 2015

Preserving Easton: Connecting with
Native Trout (PDF)

The Easton Courier - July 9, 2015

Swimming with the Paintings (PDF)
Indian River Press Journal - June 2015

The Poetic Life of the Lowly Eel
The New Yorker - April 23, 2015

Trout Fishing, a Taut Line to Our Past
The New York Times - April 19, 2015 (JPG)

Nature Outside the Box (PDF)
The News & Observer - March 22, 2015

Artist James Prosek on His New Exhibit
"Walk in the Woods" (PDF)

Orion Magazine

Fish Out of Water (PDF)
Life Refined - Spring 2015

2014

Prosek Country: Walking off the Beaten Path with Writing and Artist James Prosek, the "Transcendental Detective" (PDF)
Fairfield County LIving - July/August, 2014

Creatures Great, Small and Imagined
The New York Times - April 4, 2014

Silhouette mural takes flight on bird lab wall
Cornell Chronicle - March 27, 2014

Eli the eel: A mysterious migration
Ted Ed - February 10, 2014

Art New England - January/February 2014
James Prosek: The Spaces In Between

2013

To Do List: Explore and Expand
Boston Globe - December 28, 2013

Exploring the Great Spectrum of Nature
James Prosek asks in paint and word why we name the natural world
Epoch Times - Aug 29–Sept 2, 2013

Exclusive PBS Video: Painting with Eels

What's on Today: The Mystery of Eels
New York Times - April 17, 2013

Beyond Just Painting Fishes
Gray's Sporting Journal- March/April, 2013

A Young Artist Finds Solace In Creatures Of The Sea And Sky
NPR - February 28, 2013

Gone, Fishing.
The Farmer General - February 14, 2013

Amazing Life-Size Fish Paintings Are a New Vision of Nature
Wired - January 30, 2013

2012

Tom Uttech and James Prosek – Monumentalizing the magic and beauty of nature
The Art Blog - December 16, 2012

'A Thanksgiving Eel'
The New York Times - November 18, 2012

Ocean Fishes at Academy of Natural Sciences
The Philadelphia Inquirer - October 28, 2012

Pa. exhibit a rare view of fishes' 'true colors'
SFGate - October 14, 2012

Water Colors: Making a Fine Art of Ocean Conservation
Nature Conservancy - September 2012
Read the digital edition.
Visit the Water Colors website.

Upsetting the Natural Order
The Sunday Republican - January 8, 2012

2011

'James Prosek: Un-Natural History’ Opens October 21 At Bellarmine Museum Of Art
Antiques and the Arts Weekly - October 2011

Last Chance Foods on WNYC
NPR - October 2011

Capturing Beauty
Marlin Magazine - October 2011

What's in a Name?
Pakistan Daily Times - April 2011

Animal Magnetism
New Haven Magazine - March/April 2011

2010

Eels review
Nature - December 2010

Eels
National Public Radio, Science Friday -
October 29, 2010

Author interview
Los Angeles Times - October 27, 2010

Slither Room
New York Times, Sunday Book Review -
October 22, 2010

2008

The Myth of Order
American Public Media - August 2008

Interpreting a Blueprint for Birds
New York Times - January 13, 2008

2005

Nature, Imagination Itself
Watercolor magazine,
an American Artist publication - Summer 2005

James Prosek: Piscatorial Passion
Philadelphia Inquirer - Friday, May 20, 2005

A New Angle
Fisherman-scholar-artist James Prosek introduces the element of fantasy into his naturalistic works

City Paper - May 19, 2005

2004

Creative Spaces: Artist James Prosek’s Studio
NPR - July 27, 2004

1999

Golden Boy Lures the Big Fish:
A River Runs Through Him: 23-year old writer and Fly-fisherboy James Prosek charms Tom Brokaw, Howell Raines, Jann Wenner, Harold Bloom, George Bush

The New York Observer - April 26, 1999