Wang Mo Ping expresses romance in this painting as he depicts a beautiful vase of roses in bloom. The background is expressed with Wang’s signature style of combining a variety of pastel colours. This adds a touch of fun and variation to the main subject of the red roses. Roses are symbolic of love, beauty and compassion and this painting helps the audience appreciate the Wang Mo Ping’s artistry in depicting this timeless flower.
Wang Mo Ping was awarded the first prize in the oil painting category at the Dr Tan Tze Chor Art Awards organised by the Singapore Art Society in 2019.