Appearance of Crosses 2015-11

Ding Yi

Appearance of Crosses 2015-11

Limited edition silk scarf

About the Artist

£250

Appearance of Crosses 2015-11
Appearance of Crosses 2015-11

Since the beginning of his career, Ding Yi has been preoccupied with the repetition of simple cross motifs, ‘x’ and ‘+’ which he uses to create vast aesthetic grids. Such physical repetition imbues Ding Yi’s work with a mantra-like, meditative quality. Not surprisingly, the artist cites the Chinese philosophy of Taoism as a source of inspiration, as well as the neon quality of Shanghai at night.

Ding Yi, 'Appearance of Crosses 2015-11', 2015

Silk charmeuse scarf with hand-rolled edges

Plinth Ikon 50 Edition

Limited edition of 500. Published in collaboration with The Scarf Gallery.

140 cm x 140 cm

£250