The practice of Wong Kit Ting (Kit) stretches across such mediums as Chinese painting, ceramics and drawing. Kit draws inspiration from her surroundings and people. She is obsessed with animal kingdom and human aging issues. Through exploration of these natural forms of life, Kit deconstructs and reselects aspects of animals and the elderly and represents them as truthful and indispensable aspects in society. She tries to follow their path to step out of an imaginary journey into their world. she thus shortens the distance between herself and these particular communities, and realizes how they are facing and responding to the world. Regarding materiality, Kit has extended experiences and possibilities of materials, searching for the transformation and vitality of matter. Kit currently works on the theme of food via different media. In her current work ‘Mapo Tofu’ (2018), she observes and presents the characteristics of this Cantonese dishes, and transforms it into a Chinese landscape painting.
A Room in Maze
In this congesting city, housing problem is an indispensable issue that everyone is facing. Diverse means are adopted to better utilize every space as long as people can have their own place. Numerous house-buildings groups have been growing radically in this natural environment. How closely packed together they are. How weird and oddly shaped they are. Yet, they are a kind of organic forms with vitality, as if having an instinct for survival.
Communication in Recipes
9 Ceramic pieces of paper clay
This is a record of memorialising of my grandfather, using the unique way to converse this book that can undergo ages.