The creative idea base on my angry and grief. Last year Beijing rare to snow in June. Snow not only cover the city, and people’s heart.
“Chao” ( 昭turth) is a Chinese word that means brightness and truth while “Xue” ( 雪snow) has the meaning of rehabilitating the truth.
The design concept is based on the Chinese traditional word “國” (meaning: Country) and I have re-created the word to express a new meaning. When you see the structure of the word, you can find “昭” is under “戈” (meaning: weapon). This expresses that the truth and the fairness in China are being damaged by a kind of Totalitarian rule.
There is a white layer of Hydrochromic ink which covers at the beginning. When the ink ges wet, it will become transparent and the image will appear.