SHEN Yi Wen
SHEN Yi Wen, Cassie focuses on illustration, painting and graphic design. She loves life, art and literature. She is detail-oriented and a good observer of life. She believes life is the source of art and is the greatest teacher of art, thus her works are close to life. She thinks telling stories through painting and illustration is an interesting way to show how she understands the world and people. Cassie’s paintings pay attention to overall emotional expressions. She continues to maintain the natural intuition and acumen of art as well as the internal relationship between art and life to maintain in-depth insight and thinking in her practice.
A Pure Girl
Ink and colour on rice paper
29.7 × 42 cm
“The girl in A Pure Girl was a high school classmate and my close friend. The girl was pleasant and simple, but always remained silent.”The basic elements of ink painting are simplicity, symbolism, and naturalness. Ink painting is not limited to the similarity of appearance, but to express subjective feelings. The applied colors are yellow and black. And the characteristics of ink painting match with the pure characteristics of the girl.