This work depicts a woman with large earrings and a green dress. The figure seems to come directly from a fashion magazine, a frequent source of inspiration for the artist. Zhou creates enigmatic portraits rendered in simple lines and suffused with color. Her vibrant and elegant compositions evoke movement and emotion, bringing static images to life.
Working from both fashion magazines and her imagination, Ying Ge Zhou creates enigmatic watercolor portraits rendered in simple lines. By adding lines of text from magazine pages to her graceful compositions, she often adds an element of unexpected humor and irony. Zhou skillfully brings static images to life, evoking both movement and emotion.