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Buddha Born from the Heart Painting

Nadja Van Ghelue

Painting, Ink on Paper

Size: 14.3 W x 26.5 H x 0.1 D in

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Zen calligraphy brushed on rice paper, ready to be framed. This Buddha calligraphy is brushed straight from the heart, in the Zen spirit, detached and unrestrained. I have kept the brush work and the materials simple to heighten the naturalness of the calligraphic expression; the subtle depth of the hand-ground Japanese ink together with an irregular pale pink dye of the rice paper convey a calm luminosity to this art work. Size of the calligraphy in cm: H 67,5 cm x W 36,5 x 0,2 cm.

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Painting:Ink on Paper

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Size:14.3 W x 26.5 H x 0.1 D in

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My artwork comprises Zen calligraphy, watercolor and ink paintings, and abstract calligraphies. My mediums are ink, watercolors and natural pigments on rice paper, mainly Xuan paper. I wield the Chinese and Japanese brush, preferably the flexible sheep's hair brush. Many of my Zen calligraphies express the Emptiness teaching from the Heart Sutra, which has been the original inspiration for my Japanese calligraphy artwork. Other calligraphies focus on the teachings of the Diamond Sutra, Platform Sutra, or depict Zen koan, Zen poetry or single kanji. In my watercolors and ink paintings I strive for a pictorial synthesis of the subject, in the spirit of Japanese ink painting, using bold washes and vivid brush strokes.

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