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Midnight SlashBy Yeoh Choo Kuan

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US$ 13,500



Acrylic Paint, Acrylic on linen

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Dimensions: 160cm (H) x 115cm (W) / 63" (H) x 45.3" (W)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.


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Artist Statement

In What Makes A Mountain, Yeoh Choo Kuan explores “Shan Shui”, branching from his Streaming Mountain series where his ‘paint streaming’ technique is employed as the element of “Shui” (water). The individual paintings are configured in an assorted format which is then placed at varying heights. The variation of heights mimics the layers and rhythm of mountain ridges, aligning with the idea of “Shan” (mountain). Through the process of paint dripping from different directions, the various gestures allow Yeoh the freedom to create and experience dynamics within each scene. To him, the process of making art and a mountain are the same, both challenge one’s perspective in understanding things differently and one must endure trials for things to be made right.


Artist Profile

Born: 1988
Hometown: Kuala Lumpur
Based in: Kuala Lumpur

Yeoh Choo Kuan (b. 1988, Malaysia) is a young artist working in painterly abstraction though he installs narratives and hints of figuration to the visual language of his paintings. He graduated from Dasein Academy of Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with a Diploma in Fine Arts in 2010. He lives and …


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