Daniel Merriam (American, b. 1963)
Fish Story, 2005
Float into dreamland with Daniel Merriam’s art. Merriam is a specialist in portraying the elated fantasies of dreams, exaggerated and coiffed with a steampunk sensibility. Fish Story, its world aglow with an iridescent shimmer, is laden with the magic that permeates his art.
Merriam (American, b. 1963) grew up in a small village along the coast of Maine and taught himself to paint. He studied mechanical and architectural design and began his career as an architectural illustrator. In 2012 he opened Bubble Street Gallery—an emporium celebrating creativity and the imagination in Sausalito, California—where he and other steampunk-infused artists showcase their work.
Caution WARNING: Choking hazard—small parts. Not suitable for children under 3 years.