Chinese New Year is also known as “Spring Festival”, it is the most important traditional Chinese Holiday in China. In this special Days,they will have a very rich family dinner on the Chinese New Year’s Eve,after dinner, families gather for the Fireworks outside, the next day, they will get up very early in the morning to visit their friends and relatives,the ealier to be visited,the more important who will be, and the popular themes will arround the “good fortune “, “Happiness”, “Wealth” and “ Longevity “ .
People will pour out their money to buy presents, traditional collected products are always the most popular gifts for them. In the new year 2013 , the flower and tree oil paintings become the hot presents in art market. As Chinese tradition,flower and Tree means life, health , happiness and wealth.
Almond Branches In Bloom, San Remy, Vincent Van Gogh’s most famous painting, Van Gogh created this painting as a gift for his newborn nephew.It shows awakening and hope.
Hand-painted painting, “Oriental Poppies” from the modernist Georgia O’Keeffe, it depicts two giant poppy flowers,O’Keefe used dazzling red and orange as the main color of the petals,painted in explosion of brilliant colors,lending a mesmerizing effect.
“ The Tree of Life, Stoclet Frieze, 1909 ” originally created by Austrian symbolist painter Gustav Klimt,this is the most outstanding artwrok to Klimt, In the bible, The Tree of Life was situated in the middle of the Garden of Eden, a garden that Christians believe their first man and woman were created. Gustav Klimt’s tree of life depicts this same tree. The figures to the right are Adam and Eve, it is after they ate the fruit from the tree if knowledge of good and evil because they are clothed.The bird is often referred to as a raven, but that is false because the bird is not solid black. So it could be Satan or just a bird. The tree’s fruit has eyes on it , all seeing. The female figure to the right has the same eyes on her dress.