HKBU Heritage : Self-control



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   Self-control



      

Chan, Yuen Kiu
2017
Academy of Visual Arts
BA (Visual Arts)

200 x 80 cm
876 View

Hair, Xuan paper, Wood


ART FORM :

 Drawing / Painting

THEME OF DESIGN :

 Personal Feeling


SUMMARY :

I used to repeatedly draw horizontal lines to calm myself down when I felt upset. The process creates natural undulations and controls my emotions. My emotions annoy me and lead to excessive hair loss. I tried to incorporate the hair in my work so it became a cycle of my emotional meditation. Tying hair into knots records my self-healing moments; every piece of hair must be strung together to present a complete surface. The process has irreplaceable meaning to me.

(The text is provided by the student)

AWARD :

Academy of Visual Arts (AVA) Award
Studio Arts Prominent Award

HOW TO CITE

APA :
Chan, Yuen Kiu. (2017). Self-control. Retrieved from HKBU Heritage:
      http://heritage.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/view.php?id=11211

MLA :
Chan, Yuen Kiu. "Self-control". HKBU Heritage. HKBU Library, 2017. Web. 22 Aug. 2018.
     <http://heritage.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/view.php?id=11211>.


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