Sun Dot
Heart of Hearts
Sponge Bob
Change Hands
Mood and Matter
Split of the Moon
Radical Hope
Groundless Growth
ISISISISISISISIS
Agape
Turtle Tree Seed
Biota Nada
Solar Powered Sculpture on Mountain
Orchid Goo
The Way of an Art Animal
Archeus
*s*t*a*r*
From Vortex to Shore
They Watched as it Came
Jellyfish
Co-Creatorship
Co-Creatorship

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 21" x 17" $900 Materials: paper, check book, HP RPN calculator, cardboard, rusted metal, acrylic paint, hot glue, self hardening clay, beeswax, nails, chestnut, dust bunnies, cardboard, cherry petals, ant, plug guard, plywood.

Co-Creatorship
Co-Creatorship

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 21" x 17" $900 Materials: paper, check book, HP RPN calculator, cardboard, rusted metal, acrylic paint, hot glue, self hardening clay, beeswax, nails, chestnut, dust bunnies, cardboard, cherry petals, ant, plug guard, plywood.

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Emitting
Emitting

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 27" x 19" Materials: paraffin wax, magnolia leaves and branches, photographs, modeling grass, photo prints, pigments, plywood.

Emitting
Emitting

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 27" x 19" Materials: paraffin wax, magnolia leaves and branches, photographs, modeling grass, photo prints, pigments, plywood.

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Heart of Hearts
Heart of Hearts

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 21" x 28" Materials: grass, magnolia pits, maple leaf, wheat, paper, paper fibers, bees wax, glue, oil sticks, hot glue, willow leaves and branches, watercolor, linen, plywood.

Heart of Hearts
Heart of Hearts

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 21" x 28" Materials: grass, magnolia pits, maple leaf, wheat, paper, paper fibers, bees wax, glue, oil sticks, hot glue, willow leaves and branches, watercolor, linen, plywood.

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Sun Dot
Sun Dot

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 21" x 22" Materials: paper, paper fibers, bees wax, silver leaf, red wood, grass, glue, hot glue, willow leaves, oil sticks, pigments, linen, plywood.

Sun Dot
Sun Dot

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 21" x 22" Materials: paper, paper fibers, bees wax, silver leaf, red wood, grass, glue, hot glue, willow leaves, oil sticks, pigments, linen, plywood.

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Turn Cheeks Not Backs
Turn Cheeks Not Backs

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 42" x 37" Materials: paper, paper fibers, silver leaf, cardboard, white oak, dog statuette, hot glue, oil stick, beeswax, paraffin wax, net, acrylic paint, linen, plywood.

Turn Cheeks Not Backs
Turn Cheeks Not Backs

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 42" x 37" Materials: paper, paper fibers, silver leaf, cardboard, white oak, dog statuette, hot glue, oil stick, beeswax, paraffin wax, net, acrylic paint, linen, plywood.

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Ego Decay
Ego Decay

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 18" x 16 1/2" Materials: beeswax, oil paint sticks, copper tape, headphone pieces, nail, model trees, wires, aluminum, arcade token, hot glue, glitter glue, linen, plywood.

Ego Decay
Ego Decay

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 18" x 16 1/2" Materials: beeswax, oil paint sticks, copper tape, headphone pieces, nail, model trees, wires, aluminum, arcade token, hot glue, glitter glue, linen, plywood.

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Waiting, Arising
Waiting, Arising

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 24" x 35" Materials: paper, cherry flowers, dust bunnies, linen, peppers, pampas grass, spray paint, plywood.

Waiting, Arising
Waiting, Arising

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 24" x 35" Materials: paper, cherry flowers, dust bunnies, linen, peppers, pampas grass, spray paint, plywood.

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A Fountain Let Go
A Fountain Let Go

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | Materials: Oak, paper fibers, fig leaf, rubber bands, silk screen ink, spray foam, oil sticks, silver leaf, matte medium, wood glue.

A Fountain Let Go
A Fountain Let Go

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | Materials: Oak, paper fibers, fig leaf, rubber bands, silk screen ink, spray foam, oil sticks, silver leaf, matte medium, wood glue.

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i1, i2, i3
i1, i2, i3

2016.

i1, i2, i3
i1, i2, i3

2016.

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Cetacea
Cetacea

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: paraffin wax, oil sticks, butterfly wings, painter's plastic, tape.

Cetacea
Cetacea

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: paraffin wax, oil sticks, butterfly wings, painter's plastic, tape.

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Reset
Reset

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: redwood, a piece of a construction barricade, bamboo and sheep hair hake brush, oil paint sticks, paper fibers, lid, paper clips, acrylic paint, modeling sticks, bamboo skewers, Hydrangea flowers, branch, fabric.

Reset
Reset

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: redwood, a piece of a construction barricade, bamboo and sheep hair hake brush, oil paint sticks, paper fibers, lid, paper clips, acrylic paint, modeling sticks, bamboo skewers, Hydrangea flowers, branch, fabric.

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Change Hands
Change Hands

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | Materials: driftwood wall-mount shelf made by Piotr Styk, LED light, steel, paraffin wax, yerba mate (cup, straw, bag, and spoon set from Paraguay) from Edwin Camacho, Alpaca wool from Mary Walling Blackburn, magnolia seed pod, rubber bands, garlic, grass, sticks, paper fibers, pigment, ball of garbage, glow-in-the-dark-stars, glass jar, rocks, carrot top, starfish, tangerine.

Change Hands
Change Hands

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | Materials: driftwood wall-mount shelf made by Piotr Styk, LED light, steel, paraffin wax, yerba mate (cup, straw, bag, and spoon set from Paraguay) from Edwin Camacho, Alpaca wool from Mary Walling Blackburn, magnolia seed pod, rubber bands, garlic, grass, sticks, paper fibers, pigment, ball of garbage, glow-in-the-dark-stars, glass jar, rocks, carrot top, starfish, tangerine.

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Gravity Love
Gravity Love

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 28" diameter Materials: paper, LED strips, electrical wire and connections, conk mushroom, Chestnut shells, Chestnuts, Sweetgum seeds, Tulip tree seeds, silver leaf, sumi ink, acrylic paint, plastic resin glue, pine resin, plywood.

Gravity Love
Gravity Love

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 28" diameter Materials: paper, LED strips, electrical wire and connections, conk mushroom, Chestnut shells, Chestnuts, Sweetgum seeds, Tulip tree seeds, silver leaf, sumi ink, acrylic paint, plastic resin glue, pine resin, plywood.

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Breathing Kiss
Breathing Kiss

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 28" diameter Materials: paper, lambs ears, bees wax, silicon conductive keypad film, bees wax, dye, acrylic paint, pigment, grass, hot glue, oil paint stick, plywood.

Breathing Kiss
Breathing Kiss

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 28" diameter Materials: paper, lambs ears, bees wax, silicon conductive keypad film, bees wax, dye, acrylic paint, pigment, grass, hot glue, oil paint stick, plywood.

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Arriving at Something Other Than
Arriving at Something Other Than

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 21" x 17" x 7" Materials: paper, check book, conk mushroom, mini cd, adhesive caulk, asphalt, beech dowels, Sky screen mount, ambrosia maple burl, 1/100 scale model people, furniture pad, crayon, screws, coral, plywood.

Arriving at Something Other Than
Arriving at Something Other Than

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 21" x 17" x 7" Materials: paper, check book, conk mushroom, mini cd, adhesive caulk, asphalt, beech dowels, Sky screen mount, ambrosia maple burl, 1/100 scale model people, furniture pad, crayon, screws, coral, plywood.

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Chaos is Savage, Order is Court
Chaos is Savage, Order is Court

Ye Qin Zhu | 2019 | 35" x 27" Mixed media on panel

Chaos is Savage, Order is Court
Chaos is Savage, Order is Court

Ye Qin Zhu | 2019 | 35" x 27" Mixed media on panel

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Death Before Dying and Rebirth Before Death Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 23" x 21 1/2" Materials: paper, moth, cicadas, beeswax, silicone cast, electrical wires, botanicals.

Death Before Dying and Rebirth Before Death Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 23" x 21 1/2" Materials: paper, moth, cicadas, beeswax, silicone cast, electrical wires, botanicals.

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Alchemy of Mood and Matter
Alchemy of Mood and Matter

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 30" x 36 1/2" Materials: paper, maple seeds, pictures from a math book, air-dry clay sculptures, lamb's ear plant, pine cone wings, hot glue, cat prints, chest nuts, acrylic paint, linen, plywood.

Alchemy of Mood and Matter
Alchemy of Mood and Matter

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 30" x 36 1/2" Materials: paper, maple seeds, pictures from a math book, air-dry clay sculptures, lamb's ear plant, pine cone wings, hot glue, cat prints, chest nuts, acrylic paint, linen, plywood.

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Disparity On Stage
Disparity On Stage

(Awards and Trophies) Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 32" x 44" Materials: paper, jars, rocks, air-dry modeling clay, hot glue, gliter hot glue, grapefruit peel, cardboard, park ranger pin, linen, and acrylic paint.

Disparity On Stage
Disparity On Stage

(Awards and Trophies) Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 32" x 44" Materials: paper, jars, rocks, air-dry modeling clay, hot glue, gliter hot glue, grapefruit peel, cardboard, park ranger pin, linen, and acrylic paint.

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The Pyramid's Neck
The Pyramid's Neck

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 30" x 40" Materials: paper, rocks, clothespins, tangerine, circuit boards, self-hardening clay, glitter, color, and clear hot glue, glitter glue, rubber band, plywood.

The Pyramid's Neck
The Pyramid's Neck

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 30" x 40" Materials: paper, rocks, clothespins, tangerine, circuit boards, self-hardening clay, glitter, color, and clear hot glue, glitter glue, rubber band, plywood.

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Bok Choy and Hundun
Bok Choy and Hundun

(Prosperity and Chaos) Ye Qin Zhu | 2019 | 26" x 30.5" Materials: paper, wood, glass, hot glue, clay, PLA filament, 3D printed objects, ink, glue, fabric, reflective micro beads, brass, powdered pigment, silicone caulk, plywood.

Bok Choy and Hundun
Bok Choy and Hundun

(Prosperity and Chaos) Ye Qin Zhu | 2019 | 26" x 30.5" Materials: paper, wood, glass, hot glue, clay, PLA filament, 3D printed objects, ink, glue, fabric, reflective micro beads, brass, powdered pigment, silicone caulk, plywood.

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Each Ourselves Beyond
Each Ourselves Beyond

Ye Qin Zhu | 2018 | 32" x 44" Materials: paper, jars, rocks, air-dry modeling clay, Crayola clay, wood glue, pigment, sumi ink, lens, batteries, dried string beans, ceramic shards, toy horse leg, hot glue, glitter hot glue, grapefruit peel, pine cone, glass, incense sticks, Squishies donut, cardboard, park ranger pin, linen, and acrylic paint, ply wood.

Each Ourselves Beyond
Each Ourselves Beyond

Ye Qin Zhu | 2018 | 32" x 44" Materials: paper, jars, rocks, air-dry modeling clay, Crayola clay, wood glue, pigment, sumi ink, lens, batteries, dried string beans, ceramic shards, toy horse leg, hot glue, glitter hot glue, grapefruit peel, pine cone, glass, incense sticks, Squishies donut, cardboard, park ranger pin, linen, and acrylic paint, ply wood.

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Dune Frog
Dune Frog

Ye Qin Zhu | 2018 | 14' x 8'

Dune Frog
Dune Frog

Ye Qin Zhu | 2018 | 14' x 8'

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Cave Painting
Cave Painting

Ye Qin Zhu | 2019

Cave Painting
Cave Painting

Ye Qin Zhu | 2019

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Slippery Matrix
Slippery Matrix

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 41" x 42" Materials: paper, leaves, ear plugs, cloth, fig leaf, melon leaf, dried tangerines, hot glue, glitter hot glue, cotton swabs, watercolor, and linen.

Slippery Matrix
Slippery Matrix

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | 41" x 42" Materials: paper, leaves, ear plugs, cloth, fig leaf, melon leaf, dried tangerines, hot glue, glitter hot glue, cotton swabs, watercolor, and linen.

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Ego Decay
Ego Decay

Ye Qin Zhu | 2019 | 117" x 100"

Ego Decay
Ego Decay

Ye Qin Zhu | 2019 | 117" x 100"

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Cosmicomics (The Light Years - Blood, Sea - All at One Point - Without colors - The Spiral)- An arrangement of wax sculptures in the front window of frosch&portman, NY. Part of a group show curated by Vicki Sher, called Cosmicomics, 2015. Press: Hyperallergic, BKmag.

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Chimeras - Works by Ye Qin Zhu and Cheryl Bentley. *2018* at Central Park Gallery, Los Angeles, C.A.

Nested
Nested

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: rock, paraffin wax, bees wax, wiggle board plywood, silver leaf, earplugs, alpaca wool, paper fibers, furniture pads, milkweed seeds, air-dried clay, pigments, acrylic paint, rubber bands, fabric, detritus.

Nested
Nested

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: rock, paraffin wax, bees wax, wiggle board plywood, silver leaf, earplugs, alpaca wool, paper fibers, furniture pads, milkweed seeds, air-dried clay, pigments, acrylic paint, rubber bands, fabric, detritus.

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Turtle Tree Seed
Turtle Tree Seed

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | Materials: granite, paper, paraffin wax, glass, spruce, plywood, oil sticks, acrylic paint, beetle, bees, wasps, leaves, twigs, petals, branches, seeds, nuts, driftwood, pigment, decorative party ornament.

Turtle Tree Seed
Turtle Tree Seed

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | Materials: granite, paper, paraffin wax, glass, spruce, plywood, oil sticks, acrylic paint, beetle, bees, wasps, leaves, twigs, petals, branches, seeds, nuts, driftwood, pigment, decorative party ornament.

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Waxed Worlds
Waxed Worlds

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: Paraffin wax, Beeswax, fruit fly carcasses found in a refrigerator, various insect carcasses found around my shop, chrysthanthemums, cooked whole potato, old painting, a painting scrap from Vicki Sher, rubber band, sawdust, and crayon, and dried orange.

Waxed Worlds
Waxed Worlds

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: Paraffin wax, Beeswax, fruit fly carcasses found in a refrigerator, various insect carcasses found around my shop, chrysthanthemums, cooked whole potato, old painting, a painting scrap from Vicki Sher, rubber band, sawdust, and crayon, and dried orange.

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All at One Point
All at One Point

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: paraffin wax, dried grapefruit peel, saw dust, houseflies, fruit flies, spiders, roly polies, horntails, wasps, wasps nest, rubber band, chrysanthemum, cooked potato.

All at One Point
All at One Point

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: paraffin wax, dried grapefruit peel, saw dust, houseflies, fruit flies, spiders, roly polies, horntails, wasps, wasps nest, rubber band, chrysanthemum, cooked potato.

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Folding Ruler Star
Folding Ruler Star

Ye Qin Zhu | 2010 | Materials: Colgate toothpaste and box, bottle opener, flash drive, gesso, silkscreen ink, acrylic paint, white cloth, masking tape, glue, canvas, wood, insulation, and aluminum foil.

Folding Ruler Star
Folding Ruler Star

Ye Qin Zhu | 2010 | Materials: Colgate toothpaste and box, bottle opener, flash drive, gesso, silkscreen ink, acrylic paint, white cloth, masking tape, glue, canvas, wood, insulation, and aluminum foil.

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Underbelly
Underbelly

Ye Qin Zhu | 2010 | Materials: found object (piece of cinderblock with a cassette of Peter Gabrielle’s album “So” burned onto it), acrylic paint, gesso, wood, oil paint, joint compound, wood glue, and epoxy resin.

Underbelly
Underbelly

Ye Qin Zhu | 2010 | Materials: found object (piece of cinderblock with a cassette of Peter Gabrielle’s album “So” burned onto it), acrylic paint, gesso, wood, oil paint, joint compound, wood glue, and epoxy resin.

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Untitled ("Camping Trip")
Untitled ("Camping Trip")

Ye Qin Zhu and Piotr Styk | 2012 | Materials: 1/2" plexiglass, Poland Spring 1 gallon container, LED flashlight, fog machine, water.

Untitled ("Camping Trip")
Untitled ("Camping Trip")

Ye Qin Zhu and Piotr Styk | 2012 | Materials: 1/2" plexiglass, Poland Spring 1 gallon container, LED flashlight, fog machine, water.

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Making an Unfamiliar House Familiar
Making an Unfamiliar House Familiar

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: bamboo, wire, clay based adhesive, dried tremella fuciformis berkeley, dried bamboo fungus, dried auricularia auricula underw, dried lentinula edodes, poly-acrylic.

Making an Unfamiliar House Familiar
Making an Unfamiliar House Familiar

Ye Qin Zhu | 2016 | Materials: bamboo, wire, clay based adhesive, dried tremella fuciformis berkeley, dried bamboo fungus, dried auricularia auricula underw, dried lentinula edodes, poly-acrylic.

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Waxed Painting
Waxed Painting

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: Old painting, paraffin wax, beeswax, latex paint, acrylic paint, silver leaf foil, rubber band, linen.

Waxed Painting
Waxed Painting

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: Old painting, paraffin wax, beeswax, latex paint, acrylic paint, silver leaf foil, rubber band, linen.

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Rapture, Crying and Learning
Rapture, Crying and Learning

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 10.5" x 16.5" Materials: binders, clipboard, paraffin wax, moths, butterfly wings, Mary Shelly's "Frankenstein" , acrylic paint, reflective paper, rubber bands, dried tangerine

Rapture, Crying and Learning
Rapture, Crying and Learning

Ye Qin Zhu | 2017 | 10.5" x 16.5" Materials: binders, clipboard, paraffin wax, moths, butterfly wings, Mary Shelly's "Frankenstein" , acrylic paint, reflective paper, rubber bands, dried tangerine

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The Spiral
The Spiral

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: Crochet made by Celeste Pfau, paraffin wax, beeswax, saw dust.

The Spiral
The Spiral

Ye Qin Zhu | 2015 | Materials: Crochet made by Celeste Pfau, paraffin wax, beeswax, saw dust.

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Cement Block and Microwave 5.1 Sound
Cement Block and Microwave 5.1 Sound

Ye Qin Zhu | 2012 | Materials: Surround sound system, plywood, cement Spackle spray paint, spray can caps.

Cement Block and Microwave 5.1 Sound
Cement Block and Microwave 5.1 Sound

Ye Qin Zhu | 2012 | Materials: Surround sound system, plywood, cement Spackle spray paint, spray can caps.

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INCANTATIONS. 2017. A book of incantations, photographs, and vector drawings on fiber paper

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The Cosmos of Seeds - Paintings, Sculptures, and a Chapbook "Sculptures of Arhat" by Ye Qin Zhu. ~2017~ At The Hand Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y.