Wabi-sabi represents Japanese aesthetics and a Japanese world view centered on the acceptance of transience and imperfection . The aesthetic is sometimes described as one of beauty that is “imperfect, impermanent and incomplete”. Characteristics of the wabi-sabi aesthetic include asymmetry, roughness, simplicity, economy, austerity, modesty, intimacy and appreciation of the ingenious integrity of natural objects and processes. – en.wikipedia.org
Now, what made me want to paint this? Many did asked why and what were my thoughts when I chose this particular subject.
I happened to notice this main water valve by accident. This valve is right by the junction to my house that I drove pass every time but I never took any notice until then. It is something that I, like many others took for granted that it is just there.
I was desperately looking for subject/inspiration for the Langkawi Art Biennale 2016. I need a