UNDERPASS, by Teng Kiat was made during the IPA Mentorship Program. Welcome to the realm of the underpass.
This series probes into the nature of consumption – the advertising world seduces us with a heady mix of material desires.
The airport is a mass transit point for departures and arrivals. I found particular interest in the staging of objects in such a functional space.
Our nights always seem to be colored by things peculiar and bizarre, but this may be because we are still young.
“ Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau
Walking through the streets of Milan in the summer, I hear thousands of familiar voices and conversations as if I am still in Manila.
“In every parting there is an image of death”- George Elliot. If life is a process towards death, it is also a process of erasure.
Our history is full of all kinds of violence. I have a part in it too, I understand. We used to be very close.
Compelled and moved by his country’s current political turmoil and divide, Chotiwat Lattapanit began photographing the protests in his home city Bangkok.
‘Ennui’, born out of the loneliness of travel, is a reflection of my own photographic attempts – a silent challenge to myself and, hopefully, a prelude of more to come.
I am drawn to the arbitrary arrangement of all the functional shapes, structures, lines, and artifacts that add to the construction of the whole.
Preview of Slideshows presented at IPA PLUG & PLAY Slideshow Session | 27th August 2014 at IPA Gallery, Singapore.
Next year I will be turning 40. So will 2 of my friends. The initial idea of this essay was to explore how we engage and confront our loneliness. Forty and Some Things, by Peter Teh was made during the IPA Mentorship Program.
It appears that all who flock there are much like me, moths hypnotised by the promise of hope. Turf Dreams by Jeffrey Liam was made during the IPA Mentorship Program.
I don’t know what to make of my investigation; this carpark, a Purgatory, a space that is neither heaven nor hell. The Carpark, by Shyue Woon was made during the IPA Mentorship Program.