I want to raise questions because I don't think I have the answers.
Hung Liu

I Want to Raise Questions: A Conversation with Hung Liu

I Want to Raise Questions: A Conversation with Hung Liu

Oct 10, 2021-- "The reality today is that it's a quick, changing world. So many things are going on. But still, overall you have to anchor yourself. I still believe in my paintings. I still want to do my painting stroke by stroke. I still want to find some truth through the process. It's not simple. The good thing about being an artist is that I can use my work to transform something -- to reach, so I can raise the question, what is this all about?" Renowned artist Hung Liu grew up in China when Mao Zedong was in power. During the Cultural Revolution she was sent to the countryside for four years. She worked the fields alongside peasant farmers seven days a week. While there, she photographed and painted them, and they would long remain the the focus of her powerful work. More in this interview with Liu from the 1990s. (1127 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionLearn more about Hung Liu's background, see her paintings of historical Chinese photographs -- and her paintings of American Depression-Era photographs as well. [more]



Quote Bulletin


You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Christopher Robin to Pooh

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 243,021 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Sep 19: Death Doulas Provide End of Life Aid (4,217 reads) Oct 7: Two Simple Ways to Release Grief (6,475 reads) Sep 24: What Makes A Good Life? (3,532 reads) Oct 5: Window of Possibility (3,449 reads) Sep 11: The Man in the Red Bandana (3,430 reads)

More ...