Through Bronze Mushrooms and Gilded Cicadas, Xiaojing Yan Links Chinese Legend and Nature

And Art #animals #bronze #installation #mushrooms #sculpture #wood March 2, 2022 Grace Ebert “Tiger’s Embrace” (2021), painted wood. All images © Xiaojing Yan, shared with permission The wide, reddish-brown fungi known as lingzhi, or reishi, has long been revered as the mushroom of immortality, said to grant eternal life to anyone who consumes one of … Read more