mind painting
by ngan siu-mui


color of spring – flowing calligraphic text

Chinese brushwork, acrylic on canvas

30x40 in
$5500 cad

The enchanting sight of early spring seen through the window of my studio, the “Room of Subtle Fragrance”.


  • Right: “…the silhouette of the pristine grass cast through my curtain.”
    Excerpt from an old Chinese essay in Cursive script.
  • Left: “…the company of scholars and cultured people make joyful gatherings.”
    Excerpt from an old Chinese essay in Seal script.
  • Bottom: picture writings of the character, “birds” on the lawn.