The Birth of Venus Sandro Botticelli, 1848 - 46. It's strange to revisit some parts of my past, because I try to close and then lock the doors completely shut. I tend to run away a lot. Two days ago, a friend of mine reminded me via phone call to send him some tips to … Continue reading Past & Present / Physical Appearances.
Untitled (Yellow, Orange, Yellow, Light Orange) Mark Rothko, 1955. My father once told me that our ancestors immigrated to Taiwan before the ultimate demise of the Qing, which was the last imperial dynasty of China. So basically, my ancestors were one of the first ones to move to this little island. It was quite a … Continue reading Intimate Moments / The Color Yellow.
Seagram Mural Section 6 Mark Rothko, 1959. (I don't really "get" Rothko enough to appreciate his works of art...) I have a mundane secret. Actually, cross that, I have multiple secrets. I never kept any of these facts away intentionally. They are just so plain, minuscule, and easy to overlook. That's why they are untold. … Continue reading Intimate Moments / The Color Rouge.
2018/02/17 @ St. Basil's Cathedral, Red Square, Moscow, Russia. There are so many places that I want to but have yet to visit, and the St. Basil's Cathedral was one of the locations on my bucket list. The onion shaped roofs (there's nine of them in total) vaguely remind me of gumdrop candies and candy … Continue reading Moscow.