Writing/Essay/Journal
Painter David Lefkowitz created his artworks based on the theme of human impact on the natural environment. What do you see as the impact humans have on the natural environment? What impact does the natural environment have on humans? What kind of relationship do you have with nature?

Activity
Create your own piece commenting on human impact on the natural environment. Lefkowitz used bare plywood because it is natural and it helped to create an even more surreal background for his topiary images. What materials would you use and why?