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Pancaroba

Taking a perspective of the traditional Sanskrit culture, Pancaroba carries a direct translation of “five changes”. Over continuous use, this evolved to the meaning of change and the shifting times. 6 months ago, Tomi and Sofia stepped into the realm of uncertainty, leaving behind the comfort of their studios and work spaces, to challenge themselves in a new environment. Each of them began their residency … Continue reading Pancaroba

Work x Play – sembilan Season #5

Balai Seni Visual Negara – Creative Space | 11 March – 16 April 2017 When does work and play converge and does it ever? is it Work vs. Play or Work and Play? A month into the residency, the two artists from sembilan season #5 Tajrin Faruqi and Ahmad Rais found commonalities in their pieces in ideas of work and/or play emerging. Very inconspicuously, the theme was … Continue reading Work x Play – sembilan Season #5

Life Between the DOTS by Fauzin Mustafa

‘Beginnings are usually scary, endings are usually sad but it’s everything in between that makes it all worth living’. Bob Marley Fauzin Mustafa’s idea behind Life Between Dots are based on the concept of simplicity, that to achieve simplicity is to overcome the complexities. While dots play the role of binding the works together into this series, the role it plays vary in each work. Origination … Continue reading Life Between the DOTS by Fauzin Mustafa