CHONG Wan Ching enjoys observing and looking for unusual shapes and perspectives in daily life. For her, the environment is made of different forms, textures, and lighting. She uses the photographs she took as the references for her paintings. She enjoys the process of painting and is obsessed with transforming reality into paintings to let the audience sense the visual dynamics and optical illusions.
Acrylic and cement on canvas
90 × 50 cm, 70 × 70 cm, 120 × 50 cm
'This is Archaeopteryx?'
'Oh, where is the hoof?'
'Why do fish crawl on the ground?'
CHONG Wan Ching recreates the prehistoric animals in three different
angles based on the text description and her imagination, providing
audiences with a spectacular sense of presence.