Certainty / Entropy (Peranakan 1)

2014

Untied fabric designed by the artist with coloured warp threads

Fabric length 24 meter, installation size 15 meter approximately

Exhibited at

Certainty / Entropy, Third Floor Hermès Singapore, Singapore (2014)

Unraveling, Restoring, Ayala museum, Manila, Philippines (2015)

The fabric refers to Beadwork tablecloth in Penang (Malaysia) in the early 20th century and contemporary symbols are sprinkled over the traditional fabric as a part of flowers. The contemporary symbols that are surrounding us in the society are quoted from copyright mark, @ mark, nuclear symbol, bio mark, peace mark, credit card company symbols, gene image, irradiated mark, placenta image, womb image, biohazard mark and etc.

 

The Certainty / Entropy series work concept

Certainty / Entropy (Peranakan 1)

Photo by

Edward HENDRICKS