Xiao Yu

Underbelly’ is both a journey and a dialogue—a primordial whisper beneath the surface of paint. It’s the canvas’s unseen verso, a space where abstraction dwells in vulnerability, a liminal inbetweenness that defies the hierarchy. The underbelly, often veiled in silence, holds a latent strength—if unveiled, it could unveil a rebirth of vision. But should we dare to expose this post-painting phenomenon? What truths might emerge? Through this lens, the abstract underbelly itself becomes a form of representation, a silent yet potent narrative.