After a chance meeting in a museum, Evelyn, a sexy, aggressive artist, and Adam, a shy, insecure student, become embroiled in an intense affair. Before long, Adam, under Evelyn's steady influence, goes to unimaginable lengths to improve his appearance and character while his friends Phillip and Jenny have a front row seat to his metamorphosis. How far would you go for love? For art? What concessions would you make?