WANG CHAO

A Ge, is a member of the Yi ethnic minority living in Yuexi County, Liangshan, Sichuan. She is one of a group of Sichuan artists who create images of the national minorities in black and white woodblock prints, printed with both water-soluble colour and oil-based inks.

‘Stroll’ depicts a full-length portrait of two young girls in national dress. A modern expressionist style has been combined with Chinese calligraphic brush work to portray these two friends enjoying a walk together.