An ARTIST's STATEMENT
first a man.
Who roots in the ordinary;
Who speaks in humanity, expressing
nuances of life;
Who are inspired by nuances of lives, revealing
commonalities of fate;
Who dares to rage against fate; venturing into the
first an artist.
Who lingers on truthfully, sustaining
Who spans wings across disciplines, breaching
Who dedicates the finites, formulating
Who transcends the ordinary.
An artist, a man.
- Tianyi Wang