Contemporary American realist Mike Fantuz imparts a panoramic perspective of a cityscape scene. The artist creates an impression of the vista during the night, expressing the way the metropolis is illuminated with artificial lights that illuminate the darkness. The artist paints this piece using a palette knife, creating interesting textures. The application of the paint combined with the realistic level of detail achieved produces a work of art that is an emotive fusion of detailed accuracy and expression. This piece is rendered in oils on canvas, hand signed by the artist and ready to be displayed.