Green Cities Series 8A (KL Metropolitan City) • Acrylic on canvas • 30.5 x 30.5 cm • 2020 • by artjamila
Interpretation: The Industrial Revolution has caused global warming. COVID-19 has shaken the world. The Coronavirus world pandemic has reduced the amount of carbon in the air during the lockdown period and gives us opportunities for deep reflections and correction towards an improved and better quality of life in sustaining our rich Heritage and balancing between greenery and concrete.This painting depicts the imaginary landscape of Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan City. The buildings are covered with blooming national Malaysian flowers, the Hibiscus. The people of Malaysia from different ethnics are surrounded by greenery, living a new normal after the pandemic ends.