Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2019

Black and white illustrations for 5 chapters of ‘Minorities Matter’, a book edited by Sophie Lemière and published by Strategic Information & Research Development Centre / ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute. Read more

Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2015

I contributed pages for Draw, Make, Create, an activity book published by Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA)’s Childrens’ Art Centre, in conjunction with the 8th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art. My activity is based on making a newspaper about the neighbourhood where you live. It was inspired by my own… Read more

Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2013

Acid-coloured, deliciously animated GIF versions of my “Weeds/Rumpai” paintings. Read more

Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2010

A series of drawings and collages to accompany my 2010 solo exhibition ‘All Together Now: Conversations Without End’. These works explore the conumdrum of language in Malaysia, and how these questions are embedded in the body. They express confusion, shame and loss. Read more

Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2009

Illustrations for short stories, in collaboration with Zedeck Siew and Fahmi Fadzil. Showing total disregard for our last names, we credited the project like this: Zedeck Fadzil wrote the stories (in his very own handwriting); Sharon Siew drew the pictures (with her very own color pencils); and Fahmi Chin made the neat envelopes to put them… Read more

Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2006

Two related series, each with seven works. Part of my solo exhibition”Fourth World” at the Australian High Commission KL. “Paper Shores” are long, narrow strips of paper have been dipped repeatedly in dye mixed with seawater. “Plastic Shores” are strips of clear perspex poured over and over with a mixture of cement, glue and seawater in varying shades of grey. Read more

Drawing, Illustration & Works on Paper > 2005

A series of drawings and collages for my first solo exhibition Boats and Bridges at Reka Art Space. The shapes are developed from the tops plaster casts made by pouring plaster into plastic bags (please see ‘Benua Dalam/Inner Continents‘, a related series of sculptures). The collages are made from coloured crepe paper, then held out… Read more