Lu Xinjian Depicts Shanghai’s Vibrant Cityscape

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 27, 2013
Advancing his City DNA series, Chinese artist Lu Xinjian moves from painting his unique cityscape depictions to creating a vibrant fluorescent light installation. Using Google Earth imagery as a blueprint, the artist reimagines an aerial view of Shan...

Invisible Poem Paintings by Lu Xinjian

ArtsComments ⋅ Jun 8, 2012
Utilizing pattern recognition concepts behind stereograms (anyone remember Magic Eye books?), Chinese artist Lu Xinjian has created a series of paintings with classic poems from Charles Baudelaire and William Shakespeare buried beneath the visual ill...

Lu Xinjian City DNA Series

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 26, 2012
Chinese artist Lu Xinjian has turned to Google Earth for his latest set of contemporary pieces, completed in 2011. Dubbed “City DNA,” the artist used aerial views of some of the world’s largest cities in order to create stencils fro...