"镜花水月", the meaning of the four Chinese characters are respectively, Mirror (镜, Spiegel in German), Flower (花), Water (水, Vesi in Finnish), and Moon (月). It is a Chinese idiom with the literal meaning of "Flower in Mirror, Moon in Water", which describes the reflections of the beauty being illusive and unreal. It also expresses the feeling of being obscure differentiating the illusion from the real world.
What is Real? What is Illusive?
Is it only a fantasy?
"Spiegel" is the German word for "Mirror".
The idea behind this piece:
"Everything we see is not what it really is, but only the reflection in our mind."
“四象”，Four Miscellaneous Symbols from I Ching (《易经》)；“花”, Flower in English. The piece is generated from a 13×13 matrix, and the music notes demonstrate the shape of the Chinese character "花" in four dimensions.
@ Yunjia Liu 2018