ARTISTS:

                   WU Tien-Chang

                   LEE Ming-Tse

                   SU Wong-Shen

2014.11.08 - 2014.12.14

Man is the measure of all things.  -Protagoras

I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.-Isaac Newton

People speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts, no animal could ever be so cruel as a man, so artfully, so artistically cruel. -Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Whoever desires to found a state and give it laws, must start with assuming that all men are ever ready to display their vicious nature.  -Niccolò Machiavelli

When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago. -Friedrich Nietzsche

All idealism is falsehood in the face of necessity.  -Friedrich Nietzsche

The surreal imagery reflects the ruthlessness of the real society.

The mismatch between body and soul is God’s idea of a joke.

The comic destroys the tragic in the egg and thus deprives the victims of the only consolation they could hope for: the consolation to be found in the (real or supposed) grandeur of tragedy. -Milan Kundera

I laughed, at the absurdity of the comic, and being frightened, for the tragic beneath it all.

Huluwen is a game of everlasting cycles.

Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity; These are its sign and note and character. -Robert browning

The starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.  -Immanuel Kant

Artworks reflect their times, which their artists question.

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Rule out the rules