i'm sure this painting is no stranger to many, but for those that are unfamiliar (like myself), do spend some time and see if you can point out all the famous personalities.
there are 103 people in this painting, 100 famous personalities. this piece is called "discussing the divine comedy with
zhang an - 2006.
however, does anyone know why the artists created this piece? what were their motivations? what message are they trying to convey?