2020.5.30 sat ─ 6.24 wed
All shaping is a form of content.
If you really love the objects you draw,
Then God will give you a wonderful gift
-Presented as a picture!
Fra Angelico said: “People who want to draw God must be with God”- meaning to draw the spirit of God, they must be close to God, all the time! Ask a painter what to paint? The answer can’t be more clear - drawing your favorite is.
Big fish-my favorite! Perhaps it is based on the nature, maybe based on the DNA in the blood, the attraction of “Big Fish” has opened my romantic vision of the creation of the “Poetry of Sea” series for more than two decades; the big fish is me, I am Big fish, fish is my incarnation - so as to get close to her - tell love story! My inspiration come from this-they are: Coelacanth, Arapaima, Scleropages, Dipnomorpha.... Snakehead, Grouper, Mahi-mahi, Sea Bream... etc. more than 26,000 kinds!
Around 2019, I will focus on the fish itself, as much as possible to highlight his rich form and color, power and beauty. Maybe someone has to ask “Why is it the big fish”? On a practical level, juveniles and sub-adults have unclear sexual maturity -including their characteristics and classification in biological taxonomy, it is not enough to be “typical”, so the first meaning of big fish here is the adult fish of each species. Also, based on the needs of the picture and easy observation, it is better to be a bigger fish! Secondly, as a male symbol of narcissism, of course, the bigger the better!
I seem to hear Freud yelling: Look at that big fish—beautiful, domineering, fast, fierce, ethical, aggressive ...