This is a fusion of realism and symbolism I created, so I call it “surrealism” in the concept. A hidden concept of symbolism is put on the canvas, which creates my concept of “surrealism” and the illusion of realism. Liao Xiao Bo is the Nobel Peace Prize winner in 2010, however he has been put in jail in China because of his view on democracy. He was not allowed to receive his prize, so the chair was kept empty for him.
November 26, 2010
chair, oil, painting, political, surrealism, chinese