Sometimes, there is a gap between what the news reports and what is reality. People become numb to the constant barrage of information. As a result, even when people are at the scene of the incident, they feel detached from the reality of it. These mannequins are on holiday by the lake. Across the water, multiple forest fires are raging through the mountains, yet their smooth blank faces are unable to show an ounce of emotion. The flames creep closer.
|Technique:||Oils on Canvas|
|Contents:||Mannequins, Wildfires, Fantasy, Water, Mountain|
|Edition:||Original, one of a kind artwork|
|Framed Size:||22in x 28in|
|Unframed Size:||18in x 24in|
Jing Jia, AFCA
Burnaby, British Columbia
Jia was a graphic designer and layout editor. After moving to Canada, Jia studied Fine Arts at the UBCO , making the Dean’s list. Her works have been exhibited and awarded in numerous art shows throughout the years.
"Art is a visual language, exploring with different art mediums is trying different ways to "talk"."