Where Passion and Pain Reside
By Young Shin
By Young Shin
Canvas, Color paper on canvas
Dimensions: 76.2cm (H) x 76.2cm (W) x 3.8cm (D) / 30" (H) x 30" (W) x 1.5" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.
Estimated delivery for this item is between 04 October - 09 October.
This item ships from United States of America
Please note that this item is unframed and will be shipped flat
About the art
This painting belongs to my current series called "Containment." The series is dedicated to the idea of what it means to contain and restrain. Although such idea may appear anachronistic In this age of over revealing, marketing and sharing, I long for the simplicity and quiet, and wanted to express such desire and evoke such emotional state throughout the series. As I perceive much chaos, rupture, and fast development around our surroundings and humanity, my goal as an artist has always been, and – more than ever these days – is to express and communicate a level of decorum and strength that comes from self-control, introspection and emotional containment through my paintings. In terms of process, heavy and several layers of black paper were first applied; once dried, the layers were peeled in curved lines.
Hometown: San Gabriel
Based in: San Gabriel
Born in Seoul, South Korea, and raised in Los Angeles, California, Young spent much of her youth surrounded by art, culture and beauty, spending hours at end drawing and painting. Young received a B.A. in Philosophy and a minor in Studio/Visual Arts focusing on oil painting. She continued to follow …
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