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8,000 Sheets of Rice Paper Draped on Bamboo by Zhu Jinshi

8,000 Sheets of Rice Paper Draped on Bamboo by Zhu Jinshi

8,000 sheets of rice paper plus 800 bamboo shafts suspended with various lengths of thread equal this beautiful installation by Chinese abstract artist Zhu Jinshi. Titled boat, this piece represents a metaphor regarding the artist's journey from the east to the west, while simultaneously honoring the dead's passage from living into the afterlife.