Calligraphy has been used in painting since ancient times. Known as the “Zenith of Cursive Script” in Chinese calligraphy, the preface of Orchid Pavilion Collection captured the joyous moon and the beauty of a military and civilian gathering in Orchid Pavilion. Likewise, in “Elsewhere” I employ writing in form of painting to construct a wonderland located in the West and with a Chinese woman as its protagonist. I allow her to perform like running water amidst this wonder-scenery wherein oriental and western culture converge in a natural way.
“The memory of Gòtic” is a series of blurred city images made on purpose by using magnifying glass set in front of the DSLR camera. Various pieces of souvenir are photographed with setting Barcelona’s most famous district, Barri Gòtic. This area has a particular relevance to me. It is where I live. My memory of it is marked by sunshine and the view of the magnifying glass.
“Repellency” is a series of food images that represent the fifteen most common mental illness symptoms. The project shows the highly contract between the immaculate aesthetics of food photography and psychological diseases.
Most of us suffer a mental illness throughout our whole life. Some of them derive from our family background, others are caused by traumatic external factors, such accidents… Regardless of this, we all need to face ourselves in a frank and positive way. Just like these colorful and full of vitality food images.
- Substance dependence 物质依赖
- Premenstrual syndrome 经前综合症
- Pathological nostalgic psychology 病态怀旧心理