Intersection: Ride a Bike Through an Artist's Canvas
I actually started by hand — sketching and coloring the scenes, then scanned them and added more color and contrast on the computer. —Micayla Gatto
Mountain biker and artist Micayla Gatto rides in and out of her own painted landscapes in her "Intersection" project.
In athletic endeavors, there are often underlying attributes that provide a foundation for talent. Mental and physical strength are the obvious pillars, but there are other forces at work which help to build an individual athlete's style in their sport. For Micayla Gatto, a Canadian professional mountain biker, artistic creativity is the key that unlocks her unique approach to riding.
Athletics and creativity mesh really well together and yet it’s not something we shine light on too often. —Micayla Gatto