Patiently Arranged Dandelion Works by Botanical Artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc

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Self-taught botanical artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc uses a steady hand to arrange dandelion blossoms in artful imitations of their flight through the air. His monochrome works are each reminiscent of a universal childhood urge to scatter a dandelion’s seedlings with a single blow, eager to watch the feathery pieces take flight in the wind. With this in mind he carefully dissects a dandelion’s fluff, placing the individual seeds in concentric patterns. In many works gold leaf is used to single out some of the miniature components, adding another layer of precision to his patiently executed fields of flora.

Self-taught botanical artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc uses a steady hand to arrange dandelion blossoms in artful imitations of their flight through the air. His monochrome works are each reminiscent of a universal childhood urge to scatter a dandelion’s seedlings with a single blow, eager to watch the feathery pieces take flight in the wind. With this in mind he carefully dissects a dandelion’s fluff, placing the individual seeds in concentric patterns. In many works gold leaf is used to single out some of the miniature components, adding another layer of precision to his patiently executed fields of flora.

"Air" (2016)

"Air" (2016)

Patiently Arranged Dandelion Works by Botanical Artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc

Patiently Arranged Dandelion Works by Botanical Artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc

Patiently Arranged Dandelion Works by Botanical Artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc

Patiently Arranged Dandelion Works by Botanical Artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc