In the course ofits evolution from The Age ofEmpire to Liao Garden, thisplace has indeed undergone many changes. The shift that took place from thecontinuous expansion in The Age of Empire to the focus on perception andcognition in Liao Garden, indicates that the place is mutating toward adifferent form ofaesthetics that is distinguished from semiotics. It ‘s anaesthetic of the energetics of the ground, such that it would foster an artist sconsciousness and will to take deep roots in the ground. connecting with altkinds of joining points of energy that are buried underneath the surface.responding to them. and letting reality ‘s contradictions counter each other inone place, a process from which inspiration will naturally spark.
– Zheng Guogu, 2018