Expensive Kebaya is an attempt to create Singapore's own unique fabric using found prohibitory signs. The permeation of prohibitory designs in everyday life can dilute critical thinking and suggest how Singaporeans need to live by discipline, if not in a repressed state as most signs are as prolific as frivolous.
God an opportunity to be part of a group show Of Wax, Dyes and Labour in Malay Heritage Centre, part of Singapore Art Week 2019! (Exhibit from 19 Jan - 9 Feb 2019).
Video: Darissa Lee (with clips of home from Super Bro) Performance Artist: Chand Chandramohan Studio: Yang Jie Digitalisation help: Qiumin & Elli Mannequin: Mylene Organisers: Fajrina & Shazlina THANKS FOR FUNDING US NAC AND MHC FOR VENUE!!!
S/O to Del who introduced me to the wonderful world of Batik. ahhaha <3 ah yes also to mum who helped me dry the massive 5meters cloth.