“The aggressive stillness of yours. It’s there. Like a wild animal resting in stillness and ready to attack the next moment. We never question the tiger being aggressive, we do question ourselves. Would you like to embody a wild animal ? Express the “wu” -- accept the violence in you, express the “shu” -- embody the artistry of you, therefore this intersection leads to compassion and reason.
Choose to choose"
The Art of Cognitive Transmission of Martial Movement and Emotion
An installation diary by The Kung Fu Visionary artist Svitlana Zavialova known as Wu Woman.
After having devoted a decade in China to the passionate pursuit of immaterial force in wushu, Svitlana’s writing aims to invoke the ability to feel and move the invisible internal element in martial arts.
The text is centered around multiple movement art forms, where martial movement is presented as a vehicle for storytelling.