‘Breathing Mind Opens’ – Zhuang Zi Dialogue , 2014
43 x 55 x 2,4 in / 110 x 140 x 6 cm
Paper, white mud & natural indigo on canvas
This series of artworks is inspired by the Zhuang Zi, a large collection of ancient Chinese text (3rd century BC) named for its traditional author, “Master Zhuang“.
Philosopher Master Zhuang promoted carefree wandering and becoming one with “the Way” (Dào 道) by following nature.
The Zhuang Zi is masterly translated in Dutch by Kristofer Schipper: