Acrylic and Pumice on Canvas
Caño Cristales is an original purple abstract painting on canvas by visual artist Shawn McNulty. This painting is is 1.5″ deep, gallery wrapped with painted edges, and ready to hang with wire on the back.
Fun Fact: Caño Cristales, or Crystal Channel, is a Colombian river in the Serrania de la Macarena province of Meta. The river is commonly called the “Liquid Rainbow” because of its insane colors. The vibrant colors of the river are due to Macarenia clavigera, which a species of the riverweed family. The conditions in the water have to be just right for the aquatic plants to become very colorful…including an intense purple.