Modern Ruins – The porcelain soda cans of Lei Xue

2017-03-31 // art

With his series entitled Drinking Tea, the Chinese artist Lei Xue is creating porcelain cans of soda, hand painted like the ancient vases of the Ming dynasty. A very interesting reflection on our modern inclination for disposable objects, and on the image that our civilization will leave, between indelible pollution and ephemeral production.

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Images © Lei Xue - Martina Detterer Gallery

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