Ze Zhu (b.1997) is a space and interactive experience designer based in Shanghai and London.
We are ashamed to confront our ambitions, yet we await the ripening of the fruits in the next season, even though those very fruits reflect our most unabashed desires. People pour everything—money, emotions, and hopes—into the growth of these fruits. Consequently, the persimmons become soft, rotten, and fragile, and our opportunity to approach magnificent nature is teetering on the brink.
The illusion that arises from coincidences is the true universe. It only gazes upon you when you turn your gaze toward it. The sole criterion for resisting the established order and the inevitable tragic outcome is to seize the initiative as quickly as possible amidst the raging currents.