The Eight Views

Jutta Harather
Vienna Based Visual Artist

The Eight Views - Painting

In China, Japan and Korea the Eight Views theme is a well-established genre of landscape painting and poetry, inspired by Song Di´s paintings in the 11th century. A celebration of nature´s changing moods and forces.

"From a distance the world looks blue and green
And the snow capped mountains white
From a distance the ocean meets the stream"
Julie Gold