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Snow Yunxue Fu
Snow Yunxue Fu
Frank M. Basile Exhibition Hall, Indianapolis Art Center

Modeling her animations on the allegorical paintings of Casper David Fredrich, Fu continues her aspirations in the sublime from her painting background into experimental digital media, exploring the nature of physical and metaphysical limits, as the work also mirrors the fundamental aspect of Chinese Traditional Landscape Painting, which often presents a type of virtual reality where the significance of the individual and linear perspective is blurred into a voluminous landscape. Extending out from the pictorial, Fu’s installation work engages in a metaphoric relationship with physical perception, by which the sublime is framed and the viewer is invited to enter into a liminal interior within a digitally constructed realm.

Installation view from Snow Yunxue Fu, Frank M. Basile Exhibition Hall, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, August 11, 2017 – October 4, 2017. Photo: Lisa K. Fett 2017.