Certainty / Entropy (Peranakan 2)


Unravelled fabric designed by the artist with coloured weft threads, wooden frame

76 x 71.5 cm

Exhibited at

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

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


Private collection

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 2)

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