Drawing, pen on paper, 2520x1485mm, 2013
This is a work of imaginary journey heading to an ideal world. The floating objects, and splash and waves of ocean form a circular movement of which does not lead but back to where you begin.
When I started working on this piece, I was on the process of settling down in new home in abroad. A new life from the ground made me think about the general intentions and results of migration and ideal worlds that people have been seeking. Would it exist somewhere? If it would not exist, what could be the end of this whole effort and process?
The idea of Utopia has not been changed much for years and years. Does it mean our society is still under a same circumstances and conditions since Thomas More and unknown storytellers who had dreamed and told and written about those place of no-where but in their hearts?