Sumi-e is a technique from the 8th century in Japan. It consists of painting on paper with Indian ink and is part of the Zen culture.
This artworks is offered by Péchane Sumie
Péchane graduated from an audiovisual school in 1996. All his life he has worked in the image industry, starting with cinema and photography. However, in 2002, when he discovered the SUMI-E technique, he returned to his first love: painting.
SUMI-E is a Japanese technique borrowed from the Chinese in the 6th century. It is a wash obtained thanks to diluted Indian ink applied on paper.