02 Feb

Global Art Junkie


Los Angeles-based emerging artist Jolene Lai is getting attention for Allegory, her meticulous oil series of female characters from Chinese mythology and literature. Born in Singapore, and inspired by her traditional Asian upbringing, she puts a contemporary face on folk tales to help explain Chinese characteristics today. Click on images for the story behind each painting. (Above: The Butcher / Original Story Title:  Daughter of the Cruel King)

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Posted by on February 2, 2013 in Uncategorized


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