Tom Uttech, an American landscape painter, is known for his paintings that celebrate wildlife and the wilderness. Born in Wisconsin, Uttech developed a love for the outdoors early on. His travels to Northern Minnesota and Canada provided the inspiration for many of his most popular pieces. The density of wildlife featured in his art encourages the views to see the wilderness as something brimming with life and excitement. He is known for creating imaginary scenes in the forest with dusky lighting that takes on a spiritual, obscure quality. Uttech expertly portrays the wilderness as both vibrant and serene.