Ink on handmade paper, framed.
Artist: Phuong Binh
Artwork size: H 39cm x W 59cm
Framed size: H 68cm x W 88cm.
About the artwork
"Dancing" is one in Binh's facinating Dance series. The work portrays three women in different positions dancing with lotuses in the background.
About the artist
Phuong Binh was born into an artist family with her father being a well known musician. Binh earned earned her Master Degree in Art and taught art at Nguyen Tran University until recently she decided to be a full time artist.
Phuong Binh’s medium of expression is lacquer, mixed media and ink on handmade paper. She is well known for being one of the pioneers in bringing modern and contemporary contents to the traditional paper paintings. Binh has been a rising star of Vietnam's contemporary art.
Phuong Binh's favourite topic is women. Her works always radiate with power and charm, and the viewer is drawn to listen to the story they are telling. It is about the women's desire to break free, to reach out, be themselves. With generous and fast brush strokes Binh unleashes the power and thoughts hidden behind the beautiful and delicate figures of women. In her own words: "I paint women, their spirit and emotions. I paint their beauty and their inner thirst for freedom."
Phuong Binh was frequently featured in local and national magazines and newspapers. Her works can be found in several collections in Vietnam and overseas.