I start painting a series of portraits from people I admire. Some of them are artists, some sportsman, some are normal people like my teammates, but one thing shared in common, they all have a personality or characteristic that I want to capture. 
Marina Abramovic
"Performance is all about state of mind.”
Yoshitomo Nara
"Imagination doesn't stop for the past or the future. And that makes me both happy and sad."
Jeremy Lin
“I’m going to have to play well for a longer period of time for certain people to believe it, because I’m Asian. And that’s just the reality of it.”
Ai Wei Wei
“I act more brave because the danger is really there.”
Hong-Chi Kuo
“As long as I can throw the ball with a healthy left elbow, I am happy.”
My talented classmate Keren Katz. Her works can be seen here.
portraits of my teammates from my Hoop Memoir book.