The work of Choy Mei Yan (Jasmin) is mainly inspired by her experience in daily life and the process of growth. Therefore, her works are usually related to relationships, memories, culture and nature. She likes to share her insight in a way that people can easily engaged with her works with just a few words of descriptions.
She seldom shares any sadness and serious feeling in her works, she intends to create a casual and approachable feeling. The audience is encouraged to awaken their memories, sensations, perceptions, and de empathy. The optimisim in her works not only encourage the audience but also herself to be thankful for what we have.
She tries to establish greater connection between her works and the viewers in order to let people directly connect to the feeling and her intention. She thinks the interactions between the audience and object is fascinating, because the participation of the audience brings different meanings to her works.
受到日常生活的體會與感受和成長的過程與經歷所啟發，蔡鎂恩的作品多與人際關係 、回憶文化以及大自然有關。 在她的作品之中，很少包含著悲傷以及嚴肅的情緒。反而希望以輕鬆以及親近的方式，喚醒人們的記憶 、感知或者去思考等。
The Blue Whale
“The Blue Whale” cart helps blue whales have a voice and reminds people to protect the largest animal on our planet.
The reasons why blue whales will become endanger is caused by human activities. We should protect them to remedy our mistake.
Metalsmith and electronic component
Electronic components usually are not considered as visual design of a product. But truly, electronic components can be the main design elements of an object. Sometimes, we don’t need to hide something and just show what it is. Then, we may find that there is something that we may appreciate.
Coffee Mug – Personality of Mug
Paper and acrylic on clay
A coffee mug made of 18 pieces of puzzles which represent 18 kinds of coffee as well as personality.
The coffee mug shows that people can connect together into a sociality although everyone is different.
Memory in Aberdeen
Aberdeen is a community around my home and I am familiar with this place, there is full of my childhood memories. No matter the things are changed as time is passing, memories will not disappeared.