Poplar Hawk Moth (left) and Hebrew Character Moth (2019). All images by Sarah Gillespie.

Moths emerging from the night: a conversation with artist Sarah Gillespie

Luminous, velvety, miraculously detailed, Moths — a series of mezzotints created by UK artist Sarah Gillespie — invites the viewer to contemplate the mystery of these winged night creatures. Here, Gillespie reveals how moths…