Tang Da Wu Heroes Islanders
Writing > 2006

Review of Tang Da Wu’s solo exhibition “Heroes, Islanders”. Published in The Star, 19 Feb 2006.

CREATING something usually starts with a gesture. Novels begin with the first keystroke of a keyboard, paintings with a flick of the wrist (or pushing… Read more

Yau Bee Ling On Moving Out and Moving In
Writing > 2006

Essay published in the catalogue of Yau Bee Ling’s solo exhibition “On Moving Out and Moving In”.

If there is one thing that characterizes moving out of a home and into a new one, it is the humble cardboard box. More than being a container for… Read more

boatsbridges-invite
Writing > 2005

Gloop Gloop

by Lydia Chai

Essay published in catalogue of my solo exhibition “Boats and Bridges”.

The impetus behind Sharon Chin’s installation “Boats & Bridges” is the artist’s recent homecoming from overseas study to KL. “Boats & Bridges” is a poem in two parts… Read more

My Island Inside, 2005, Collage on paper held out in the rain, 49cm x 71cm.
Drawings > 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