GALLERY

These paintings are based on photos I took in China, 2005-2007.  

 

A friend posing in costume at the Temple of Heaven, Beijing.

Lily posing, 14″ by 18″ oil on canvas

Tourism at a World Heritage Village.

Tourists, 18″ by 24″ oil on canvas

A musician near Tiananmen Square.

Beijing, 2005, 18″ by 24″ oil on canvas

A monk in Xi’an.

Contemplation, 18″ by 24″ oil on canvas

Coming down Yellow Mountain in heavy fog. 

Huangshan, 18″ by 14″ oil on canvas

A temple at Xi’an.

Temple, Xi’an, 14″ by 14″ oil on canvas

I followed these monks one very early morning in Xi’an. They seemed content, but the painting revealed a certain tension, not to say drama. This is the earliest of the China paintings. 

 

Monks, Xi’an, 20″ by 24″ oil on canvas

 

Contact me at mikemiller@asmikemiller.com.