黃潔鋌
黃潔鋌
WONG Kit Ting
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WONG Kit Ting

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.

黃潔鋌,現於香港浸會大學修讀視覺藝術,專注於中國繪畫以及陶藝創作,取材於日常生活中的人、事和物。黃潔鋌亦十分關注動物和老人家的議題,她嘗試跟隨他們的腳步,踏入他們的世界,從中觀察和了解他們的境況。她近來多以食物作為創作主題,透過不同媒介呈現其可塑性和生機。

A Room in Maze

2017

Ceramics

16 × 16 × 16 cm

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

2018

9 Ceramic pieces of paper clay

Size variable

This is a record of memorialising of my grandfather, using the unique way to converse this book that can undergo ages.