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Jonathan Hay
Jonathan Hay is Ailsa Mellon Bruce Professor of Fine Arts, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU.
Hay, Jonathan
Hay, Jonathan
United States of America
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Description: The Art of Mu Xin: Landscape Paintings and Prison Notes
It is only by default that the paintings of Mu Xin in the Tower within a Tower series can be categorized collectively as ink paintings. Although ink plays a large role in all of them, in some of the works it is combined with gouache, and perhaps other materials as well. In others the surface is so heavily and strangely worked that ink painting as a tradition — in other words, as a...