The conceptual aim of Barreneche's piece will be to inspire art lovers to support Water.org. Since 2010, Barreneche has participated in the UN's World Water Day and her work is featured on their website. Click on her evocative piece "Holy Water," to learn more about how the UN is working on this important issue:
Join the Viridis Art Collective as we celebrate this most necessary resource on World Water Day, and every day.
The title for this post was plucked from Samuel Taylor Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner," who in 1834 cautioned readers to cherish "man and bird and beast," indeed all things "both great and small."