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The blue mountain.
It is a beautiful blue mountain that resembles a huge wave at its peak.
This painting expresses the challenges of life and how we are sometimes times faced with struggles, as in climbing up a steep mountain, and how we can overcome the struggles to reach the top.
Watercolor on chinese paper.
Chinese paper attached to wood.
This artwork is framed.
- Size: W 60.0 cm x H 60.0 cm
- Medium: Painting
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Having graduated from Korea National University of Cultural Heritage, specialising in Traditional Korean Painting, choin.Im's works expresses humble strength in everyday humans. Such strength can be found in the resilience of everyday humans struggling to make ends meet, the silent power of a tiny blade of grass caught in between asphalt structures, and in the weary, but watchful, stray cat slipping into the night for food and shelter. We are constantly being flooded with the ‘new’ and the ‘provocative’ in our society. choin.Im pays tribute to these small and mighty beings. They are often neglected, but in truth, they sustain our entire city. They are the ultimate survivors. She explores these ideas through traditional Korean painting techniques with rice paper and fabric. Using a traditional Korean method, she dyes it with natural pigments and paints on it, creating beautiful, resilient works on handmade canvas.View Profile »