Ode to the Flowing Clouds 歌紓行雲
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Size: 80cm x 80cm（Framed 101cm x 101cm）
Gao xiaoyun used a remarkably vibrant and saturated blue to capture the dream-like atmosphere of soaring within the clouds. The rich textures of the tree branch and mountains strongly contrasted with the softness of the background, creating a sense of Xu and Shi (lightness vs solidness) - a technique commonly used in traditional Chinese paintings.