The Elemental Monkey

The exhibition brought together the Chinese zodiac with the year of The Monkey and the five Chinese Elements of life; Fire, Wood, Water, Earth and Metal.  

Everyone and everything must interact with these Elements. Each element is associated with one of the planets in our solar system. Fire is paired with Mars; Wood is paired with Jupiter; Water is paired with Mercury; Earth is paired with Saturn and Metal is paired with Venus.   There are relationships between each of these Chinese Elements as each have a beneficial relationship, a destructive relationship and a hostile relationship with each other.

All images are available to purchase through the gallery and are all limited editions of 25. These are printed by The Ink Pot based in Bruton Somerset.