Wenwen Zhu
in our Eightieth


Un-commissioned | New Talent

Why did you make this work:
Grandparents are going to celebrate their 80th birthday. Before going out, grandma was helping grandfather to choose a bow tie, and grandfather was standing in front of the mirror to comb his hair. They look at each other with tenderness in their eyes. I described a simple and warm scene. In this scene, time is a soft pink, as if still half.

How was the illustration used:
speculative for editorial, book illustrations, advertising

How did you make this work:
11x 8.5inches, I use pencils, colored pencils, airbrush.

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School of Visual Art