Cards & Postcards

Open world

This tapestry depicted in this card, Openworld designed by artist John Young, was commissioned by the State Government of Victoria as a gift from the people of Victoria to the people of Nanjing, China, to mark the 25th anniversary of Nanjing and Melbourne's sister city ties and to celebrate the completion of the then new Nanjing Library.John Young is a Hong Kong born Australian artist, with a background in mathematics and philosophy. Young's painting and digital prints are characteristically formal, highly refined and structured.