Mu Lei Paints Feminine Subjects and Ordinary Objects

By: Jessica Marcel - Published: Jan 16, 2010   Updated: Jul 4 2011 • References: cyanaa & mocoloco
Artist Mu Lei is a painter based in Beijing. His work features petite females who possess a strength that belies their size. Mu Lei paints them with big heads, like caricatures, and surrounds them with everyday objects that have a magical quality in the paintings.

Mu Lei's work can be seen on the site Cyanaa (link below). The strong images reveal a powerful force behind these seemingly childlike faces.

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