逃往桃花源

Float to Peach Blossom Spring

 

水墨設色絹本,色紙,木框裝裱

Ink and Colour on Silk, Colored Paper on Wooden Frame

 

91cm X 91 cm 

 

2016

 

 

In Chinese traditions, The Peach Blossom Spring is a perfect world,free of conflict, hunger and unhappiness. Unfortunately, the fisherman unable to find back the route to this Utopia at the end. Sir Thomas More wrote the first 'Utopia' from the Greek ou-topos meaning 'no place' or 'nowhere'. This was a pun - the almost identical Greek word eu-topos means a good place. When the refugees escaped from their home, by the sea route, trying to reach a better land, are they heading to ‘ a good place but nowhere’ ?

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