‘Reflections’ is a series of photographic images which serve as an intimate and fragile reflection upon the concepts of life and existence delving into themes of personal identity and existence in the environment that we dwell in.




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Self-Portrait

i.a portrait that an artist produces of themselves.

The process and conception of each of these pieces provided me a mean to come into acceptance with a much younger self that once stood.



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Integral  in the formation of one’s identity, home is a place where much of our character and personality are shaped.

It is a place of order where one could seek respite from as opposed to the chaos of the outside world.

This place of respite however, is also a vault of secrets and unspoken words where the imageries serves as an invitation for the audience to ponder upon the ways in which place and identity intertwines in the center that we inhabits.


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Based off Tetris, a fruitless quest of a gameplay where one’s only defence is repetitive meaningless sorting whilst being accurately aware of the gameplay’s eventual end.

The process that entailed in the making of the work involved the reconstruction of the artist’s deceased family members that are recreated as Tetris block to represent the time they had spent up till their sorrowful parting.

Here, the artist utilised a mechanical and laborious process of writing the day and date that marks the artist’s loss of an beloved family member over and over again where the meditative process employed here is a negotiation between the quo of “meaning” and the lack thereof part.


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Indéfiniment is a meditation on the primordial ocean that has been the very holding site of all life forms. ‘Indéfiniment’ utilises the affinity that we share with the ocean to capture the liminality between arrival and departure whose lines are often blurred.

F or even though the water has once sustained and nurtured us, we could no longer live in full compatibility with it in its unmediated state–a contradiction that drew the artist towards the site of the ocean.
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/ongoing/

These are a series of ongoing explorations that serves as much as a visual diary. The mind is constantly reshaping the way one thinks and as such there are bound to be lies here and there but these are my truth; as close as I can get to them.
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