Yuan li
The Lost Spring


Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
This is a movie poster painted for the documentary "The Lost Spring". One of the characters in the film was chosen as a prototype. It describes that people who are suffering from the epidemic finally see hope. Spring is here, but the real spring is not coming, through the cage-like bars, the spring outside is in strong color, the freedom of birds, which symbolizes their inner desire.

How was the illustration used:
Movie poster

How did you make this work:
Drawn in photoshop

Commissioner Name :
Shenlai Yang
Commissioner Company :
The Paper

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Yuan li is an illustrator from Shanghai,China. She graduated from Academy of Arts & Design , Tsinghua University, and worked as a illuatrator in a news site called The Paper for thirteen years. Her work is featured in illustration and animation.