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Artist Lin Yang


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Biography


I was never raised to be an artist. Two master degrees that I had could be associated with anything but art. For years, no paintings existed in my world.  For decades, I had very limited knowledge about art.

But all of this changed, on one beautiful sunny day of October 2009. 
Accidentally I stepped into a landmark building, where Jackson Pollock’s painting hadn’t started dripping; where Georgia O'Keeffe’s erotic flowers were only seeding; where my journey of painting was embarking...

From a simple pure joy at the beginning, to tearing pain of struggle; then a rejoicing after the agony...The circle has being recurring non-stop...

Art has becoming, the breath I am taking; the language I am speaking; the life I am living...
 
So you tell me, how can I have a statement about art? As if you ask me to have a statement of my life, when it keeps changing, growing and evolving; As if you try to stop a river, to examine what stage it is in, when it is running, gushing and rushing towards the ocean...
 
So I will have no answer...
Till the river exhausts her tear
Till my body takes another form..
Till then...
   
 
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