Calligraphy: Wushu Manual


Chinese Ink on Rice Paper.
14″ x 54″
Spring 2009.

A painting that I made for finals for an NYU in Shanghai course.  The course was called “Art in Translation.”

What seems at a distance to be a scroll of Chinese characters turns out to be, upon closer inspection,  a step-by-step depiction of a martial arts routine. [Read from right-to-left, top-to-bottom.]