Tea Vessel 51
Japanese watercolor painting on paper | 2018
Saying Stop to the Screen - Saying Yes to the Brush is a series of works depicting objects related to contemporary tea culture. Each painting was created within ten minutes, during which a cup of tea would also be savored. The simple action and enjoyment of painting are celebrated simultaneously.
9.4 x 7 inches
Floated: 13.4 x 11 x 1.25 inches
Signed by the artist.
“Contemporary cultures are often extremely fast and ever-changing. My practice engages with slower tasks which demand commitment and help us to focus our attention. In my paintings, I depict activities such as growing plants and preparing and sharing tea, which also are parts of my daily life.”