Animal Series
820 x 520 cm
Oil on canvas

The shark and the metal cage seem to attack each other. The spilled blood is the result of a clash between nature and contemporary civilisation. The painting prompts the question: If the situation were reversed, and nature overpowered mankind, what would be next for humanity?


Born in 1977 in Shanxi province, Liu Ruowang graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Art. He uses contemporary artistic forms to represent his interpretations of classical Chinese philosophical. He has participated in both solo and China and abroad.