Ten Years Later…

Vernon Caldera Bonsai Terrarium

Ten years ago I was featured as the Artist of the Month in 002 Magazine and featured in Lonny Magazine in their Lonny Loves section. Here is where my terrariums and I are today…

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Single Series

Bonsai Terrariums by Vernon Caldera

I started this series of single plants back in 2016 and have seen the vessels fill up over time. I was interested in seeing each plant’s growth rate and it’s need for light.

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Atlantis

Vernon Caldera's Bonsai Terrariums feature plants in anthropomorphic positions to create a unique world in each terrarium

“Atlantis”
Bonsai Terrarium
30”
Begun in 2008

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El Rey

Collage featuring parrots, macaws, Christian Dior dresses, cards and men

“El Rey”
Collage
27×19”
2021

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Queen

Collage featuring Alice in Wonderland, Dorothy of Oz, Mad Hatter, Sexy Male Bunny, Queen of Hearts

“Queen”
Collage
27×19”
2021

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Categorized as Painting