"Aperture", 2012, oil on linen. from "Course of Empire" series. Based on the Thomas Cole series of same title. The 4th work, "Devastation" has a tear in the clouds that this image is based on to create a new shilouette.It is covered in the video.See Video from Jack Rutberg Fine Arts for quick 10 minute overview of works. Please use the other links on left to view selections of work from the decade or a series which may be seen by clicking on the various link desired. Quick overviews can be seen viewing "Selected works" for recent work and "Sculpture" for that interest. Individual images may be enlarged by clicking on them. Please use contact listed for available works.