Masters of this art convey more than just the meaning of the symbol they are drawing, they show feeling and soul through the brush stroke.
The award winning kung fu movie Hero starring Jet Li had scenes devoted to Chinese Calligraphy. Since that movie was released, there has been an increase in the number of Chinese Characters being tattooed in the United States. Recently actresses Julia Roberts (Oceans Twelve) and Sarah Michelle Geller (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) have been seen with Chinese character tattoos.
With the rise of Chinese calligraphy in pop culture comes the introduction of Chinese Calligraphy in the clothing and fashion world. Go to any of the hottest night clubs in New York, Los Angeles, or Miami and you will find the hottest guys and ladies sporting skin tight shirts with large Chinese characters on the chest. Even the fashion world has taken notice and began to incorporate Chinese Calligraphy into la mode fashion.
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