Our attitude towards nature has become a dominant one. The impact has been so pervasive that human and nature have become inseparable. Hongjie believes that ultimately, we will be forced to approach our entire planet as an artificial environment. He expresses this faith symbolically with ‘Metallic Transformation’. With the quality of thermal spray he creates new forms of neutral aesthetics as a result of human civilisation conquering the natural world.
“Aesthetic references can be derived from in-depth research into the promising scenarios that emerge, from cultural phenomena to the latest technological achievements.”