ink on silk, silk mounted on paper
136 x 58 cm
鈐印：健剛私印, 掃葉山房, 鶴壽
Fish eats the ink while the ink stone is being washed.
Cranes escape the smoke while tea is being boiled.
Enlightened people do not chase status but live by the streams in the forest.
Written on an auspicious day in 2021 by Jiangang Su.
Seals: Private Seal of Jiangang, Leaf Sweeping Studio, Longevity
Jiangang Su (born in 1974), graduated from Changshu Institute of Technology in Arts and Crafts. He specializes in traditional Chinese painting, calligraphy and seal carving. In the 1980s, he studied under Mr. Yan Gongda, a famous calligrapher and seal carver. Su is also an experienced art educator. His works are collected internationally and appear in the private collections of many art institutions and galleries. In 2017 he served as the Art Director of the Canada 150th Anniversary International Tea Festival. Su is a member of Jiangsu Calligraphers Association, the Suzhou Calligraphers Association, and is a senior registered Teacher of China.