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Thanks to Terence Toh of The Star for the write-up on “IN OUR OWN WAY II”, a collaboration between three private art galleries( Artemis Art, Lua Gallery and Titik Merah).
Exhibition is on till the 10 th of July 2016 at CREATIVE SPACE, Balai Seni Lukis Negara (National Art Gallery).

In Our Own Way II

Official opening ceremony for”In Our Own Way II” at CREATIVE SPACE, Balai Seni Visual Negara (National Art Gallery). The exhibition features outsider art from several collectives and individual artists. Curated by Tan Sei Hon, it will run till July 10th, 2016

 

Individual pieces shown are mine. Image of me standing with wood sculpture and artist Cheev is my favourite.

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Gallery

VIMA MUSIC AWARDS Final Nominees

This gallery contains 6 photos.

Kuala Lumpur, 2nd May 2016 The Voice International Music Awards 2016 (VIMA MUSIC AWARDS 2016) have released the list of final nominees for the regional music awards platform. Leading the way were Sekumpulan Orang Gila (SOG) with an incredible 11 nominations, followed…

The Wait

Of a series I started doing. ‘virtual frame’ in place. smile emoticon

*see the two previous postings to see the start of the series8

Note: This was actually the exact spot I sat in (the car) whilst I waited for work to start. Parked in the corner, awaiting the sound to be set up. First I took a couple of shots and then the next week, I brought a sketchpad along. Finally, on canvas paper.

Acrylic on Canvas paper 56cm x 76cm
No frame.

 

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The Walk II

Of a series I started doing. I completed it..but returned to it a few days back….did some more work, varnished it and put a ‘virtual’ frame to it.

Note: see previous posting

Acrylic on Canvas paper 56cm x 76cm
No frame.

art2

The Walk

Of a series I started doing. I completed it..but returned to it a few days back….did some more work, varnished it and put a ‘virtual’ frame to it.

Note:
This is the world that exists in my mind. I see myself walk this path very often and contrary to what first impressions may give, it brings to me a sense of belonging and often purpose no matter how dilapidated the structures may look. Anyways I found that painting a part of me from the world I see brings a sense of freedom and calm. However in saying that, the freedom no matter how emancipating can be quite fleeting. So I keep painting. Keeps me happy.
Acrylic on Canvas paper 56cm x 76cm
No frame.

art3Acrylic on canvas paper 56cm x 76cm

no frame: Virtual frame