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Works by the Artist
Other Works(Earth Style- Cushion)
Other Works(Unknown Mouse)
Other Works(Suspect)
Other Works(What Are We?)
Other Works(The Observation of Meteor Trajectory)
Other Works(After the Explosion -Pot Plant)
Other Works(The Parrotmen's Worldwide Observation Report: The Unknown Organism)
Earth Style- Playground
CHANG Teng-Yuan
NO. 20140361
Year 2013
Max Size
72.4 x 91.1 x 5 cm
Acrylic on canvas
Leased out
Artwork Appreciation
CHANG Teng-Yuan is skilled in deriving artistic inspiration from everyday objects, using painting, comic, and animation devices to reflect upon our visual experiences in modern life. The work Earth Style-Playground is set several thousand years after the end of the world. A humanoid parrot has managed to track down Earth to conduct archaeological studies after receiving a message broadcasted from the planet. However, the humanoid parrot has arrived at a broken planet that has devolved into something resembling an animal’s internal organ, and settled itself within a blood vessel to use as a slide. To CHANG Teng-Yuan, a parrot is only capable of mimicking our actions, and so has copied our actions and behavior as a means of studying the Earth’s civilization. This has led to erroneous judgment of objects that they cannot understand. When creating this artwork, CHANG Teng-Yuan has thought of an end-of-the-world scenario and attempted to introduce various symbols and systems in order to ponder about the possibility of such a scenario. CHANG Teng-Yuan hopes that this work would renew people’s attention to things that they have often neglected or callously tossed aside, and highlight the confusion that characterize this day and age.