Title : Red Clouds
Size : 54 x 54 cm.
Date : 1994
Technique : Oil on Canvas
The dialog between creation and destruction is like the rising red cloud, hanging silently over our heads. A small group of people, excited by the latest technology and further inspired by electronic fantasy, are inspired to achieve a more material existence their version of " the good life. " A girl from the hinterlands of western China runs in holding a warning sign. She is telling the people that " in the mountains of Da Liang the air is still clean, the water pure and untainted by industrial pollution. " Because there is less and less clean air, pure water and organic food, people choose to find equilibrium between material life and the environment. Agencies should make policies to assist with this dilemma. Do we want children in our cities to go to school with gas masks?