A study on Hung Tien Yu's paintig

Topics: Oil painting, Tree, Painting Pages: 9 (2120 words) Published: January 1, 2014
CONTEMPORARY AESTHETICS & CULTURAL STUDIES

A study on Hung Tien Yu's painting
Tsang Nim Chi
14/12/2014

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Content
Art Piece Chosen .....................................................................................................3 Description...............................................................................................................6 Timberland .........................................................................................................6 Nike....................................................................................................................7 IKEA ..................................................................................................................7 Series Background ...................................................................................................8 Artist Information ....................................................................................................8 Analysis .................................................................................................................10 HOW-- .............................................................................................................10 WHY-- .............................................................................................................14 Reference ...............................................................................................................15

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Art Piece Chosen

Hung Tien Yu. 權盛世-熱帶雨林篇----Timberland. 2012. Painting, acrylics on aluminum board, 244 x 122 cm. 洪天宇 空白視界 (http://tienyuhung.pixnet.net/blog)

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Hung Tien Yu. 權盛世-熱帶雨林篇---- IKEA. 2011. Painting, acrylics on aluminum board, 244 x 122 cm. 洪天宇 空白視界 (http://tienyuhung.pixnet.net/blog)

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Hung Tien Yu. 權盛世-熱帶雨林篇---- Nike. 2012. Painting, acrylics on aluminum board, 244 x 122 cm. 洪天宇 空白視界 (http://tienyuhung.pixnet.net/blog)

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Description
These three paintings, "Timberland", "Nike" and "IKEA", are three of works in the series of "金權盛世-熱 帶雨林篇" painted by Hong Tien Yu, a Taiwan artist. The artist used acrylic to paint the series. These three works are in the same size, which is 244cm height and 122 cm wide. They are all vertical works and both are one point perspective works. The contour of the works are not smooth, but the objects are obvious. The objects are presented by overlapping layers of pigment. and the painter has used a large range of colors to enrich the works. The painter did not spread over the color but adding it by pointing on the canvas, therefore the color of the works are very rich and it is thick. for these three works, the artist mainly used green, and grey for the natural landscape, blue and grey for the main object, i.e. the cows and the cut tree, and red for the blood or flesh of animals. Also, there is a sharp company logo on each work by using only white color. These three pieces of painting are his recent works, illustrating the destroyed forests and harmed animals far way from Taiwan, which is the place that he created the works.

Timberland
The company name " Timberland" stands out to the viewers. Behind the company name, there is a poor bloody cow, which is missing its leather, is standing under the tree. The white parts on its leg are shoes, which are the products of the company. Although the artist just used white color to paint the shoes, it is very obvious to see and stands out. and it is very ironic for it to stand on the beautiful, lively grass. far away behind the cow, there are burnt trees, cows which are swallowing up by dense smoke which is created by blaze.

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Nike
There is also the sharp, white logo of Nike in the middle of the painting. beneath it, there is an killed cow on top of some leather. The blood of the cow dyed a picture of a Nike product - a basketball shoe. The cold-colored cows are without vitality, which indicated that their destiny is as the same as the dead cow in front of them. On the...
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