Portfolio Naples March 2017 - Page 89

“My family are conservationists and avid wildlife watchers, making our business a perfect fit for us all. irty years ago, I set a goal to build galleries that would be counted among the finest in the world. I’ll let you be the judge of that today.” ross Parker ings, sculptures and other one-of-a-kind collectibles. Still, he believes there are few careers more rewarding. “owning art gal- leries has enabled me to build the careers of some of the world’s most talented artists and to build valuable collections. i’ve watched families, from grandparents down to their adult grandchildren, dis- cover how much fun and rewarding it is to own a piece of original art that no-one else in the world has. ink about that,” Parker says. Parker has a number of special events planned for 2017 including an exhibitions on February 22nd and February 23rd of seascape paintings by world renowned artist, rob Macintosh featuring some of South Florida’s most breathtaking coastal treasures. as with all of the exhibitions native Visions hosts, a percentage of sales will go to charity. is year they will be donating a percentage of sales to the Ele- phant orphanage of Zambia. en on March 22nd and 23rd native Visions PORTFOLIO MAGAZINE 87