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Buddhist Inspiration for this Chinese Artist: Sun Guangyi : Contemporary Buddhist Art : Mingkok : Buddhistdoor

Buddhist Inspiration for this Chinese Artist: Sun Guangyi : Contemporary Buddhist Art : Mingkok : Buddhistdoor

Gonkar Gyatso has encrusted traditional Buddhist iconography with pop cultural referents to explore issues of identity,   globalisation, hybridity, and consumerism.  http://gonkargyatso.com/exhibition/2012

Gonkar Gyatso has encrusted traditional Buddhist iconography with pop cultural referents to explore issues of identity, globalisation, hybridity, and consumerism. http://gonkargyatso.com/exhibition/2012

Instant Buddha Tenszing Rigdol  Instant Buddha 2011 Scratch card, scripture and silk brocade 122 x 122 cm (48 x 48 in)

Instant Buddha Tenszing Rigdol Instant Buddha 2011 Scratch card, scripture and silk brocade 122 x 122 cm (48 x 48 in)

An artist’s impression of the historical Buddha. This image deviates from the traditional norm of Buddhist painting in that, rather than the actual human bodily faculties, the most sacred icons and objects of Buddhism are used to denote them. A careful observation shows that the Eight Auspicious Signs, the Four Harmonious Friends, the Eight Precious Offerings, the Five Bodily Senses and other things held in the highest esteem for reasons of spirituality by Buddhists are carefully placed…

An artist’s impression of the historical Buddha. This image deviates from the traditional norm of Buddhist painting in that, rather than the actual human bodily faculties, the most sacred icons and objects of Buddhism are used to denote them. A careful observation shows that the Eight Auspicious Signs, the Four Harmonious Friends, the Eight Precious Offerings, the Five Bodily Senses and other things held in the highest esteem for reasons of spirituality by Buddhists are carefully placed…

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