by Daily Dying
(After Puppy Love 1 & 2 by Janice Liuson-Young)
we call it puppy love
perhaps because we think it
or too much
passion and a waste of one's time
and not worthy of the old
dogs lazily watching the passing cars
while swatting away
flies with their tails
and thinking of
Puppy Love 1
Puppy Love 2
by Janice Liuson-Young
Graphite on Crane & Co. Cotton Rag Paper
8 1/2 inches x 6 3/8 inches
Janice Liuson-Young graduated cum laude in 1986 from the University of the Philippines with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Since then, she has had various solo exhibitions in Manila and abroad, and has participated in group exhibitions in numerous local exhibitions.
Her work has also been featured in exhibitions at the Metropolitan Museum of Manila, the Vargas Museum (Manila), The Gallery at the Chelsea Library (London), Jan van der Togt Museum (Amstelveen, The Netherlands), The Ernst and Young Gallery (Luxembourg), Le Meridien Hotel (Brussels), among others.
She is currently the chair of the School of Fine Arts of FEATI University in Manila.