“​​2022 ~ “Are there cockatoos on the island”

“Always in Déjà vu
34.5cm x 50cm
Watercolor and pencil on paper. Painted in 2022

“Are there cockatoos on the Island?”
35cm x 52cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

​​2022 ~ Are there cockatoos on the island Fleeting memory Taaye cockatoo artwork

“Fleeting mountain II”
27cm x 36.5cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Are there cockatoos on the island?”
36cm x 54.5cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2023

“Fleeting mountain”
27cm x 36.5cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Ultramarine Fire”
27cm x 37cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Silence”
27cm x 36.5cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Inner”
27cm x 36.5cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Tree of Illumination”
35cm x 50.5cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Changing nature”
27cm x 37cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022

“Interlude”
53cm x 73cm
Watercolor on paper and metal foil. Painted in 2022

This series is a montage of memories represented by landscapes. I moved around and traveled extensively from 2010-19. Some of the most memorable moments during traveling were when I gazed out on transportation to see the moving landscapes. I found that many of the moving and ever-changing sceneries possessed a sense of fragility and unfiltered rawness, which is like human emotions.

In this series, the cockatoos became more abstracted and ghostly(sometimes even absented), as if part of this ever-changing and fragile landscape

Read more about the evolution of this series here.

“Hydrangea II”
36cm x 50cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2021

“Hydrangea I”
25cm x 40cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2020

“Hydrangea III”
36cm x 50cm
Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2021