From a picturesque postcard of the White Mountain region in America, Bee Lian painted this after studying the rugged terrain carefully.
MEDIUM: Chinese Ink Painting
SIZE: 47.7 cm X 59.4 cm
Bee Lian’s oeuvre is a testament to her innate talent and dedication to watercolour and Chinese ink painting. Focusing on landscape and still life, her body of works reflects years of meticulous study and observation
Despite physical constraints imposed by polio, Bee Lian’s imagination knows no bounds. Driven by a deep-seated desire to explore the world’s natural wonders, she finds solace and inspiration in photographs of far-flung locales. As a result, her work captures the essence of travel, transporting viewers to distant lands and evoking a sense of wanderlust.
Bee Lian’s artistic vision is further heightened by her keen eye for light and shadow, imbuing her still-life paintings with a palpable sense of vitality. Through her deft use of perspective and shading, each subject is imbued with a 3D quality, lending a sense of realism to her compositions.