Island In The Sun
A solo exhibition by Poh Siew Wah
Officially opened: 12 Jan 2019 (SAT), 3pm
Exhibition Period 展出日期: 12 Jan to 24 Feb 2019 (Closed on Mon)
Opening Hours 展出时间: 1.00pm to 6.00pm
Venue: Daiichi Art Space. 25, Jalan Argyll 10050, Georgetown, Penang.
Daiichi Art Space GPS (click for Google map): 5.420419,100.331861
Officiated by: Penang State Art Gallery Chairman Y.Bhg. Lee Khai, D.J.N.
恭请 槟城州立画廊主席 准拿督李凯律师主持开幕
Organiser 主办: Daiichi Modern Art Gallery 第一现代美术馆
Supported by 协办: Arte Restaurant Penang
About Island In The Sun Exhibition
From a robust combustion of ‘posturings and gesturing ’ by Poh Siew Wah, a second-generation Singapore artist, Island In The Sun marks an important phase of personal and emotional ‘equilibrium’ with distilled sensitivities and ‘stonewashed’ colours of pastel shades and mellowed moods. It is also unusual for Siew Wah to have a body of works specific to, and inspired by, place, that is Penang, though they could have been evocations of any other place with similar features or in the same mood. In his Island In The Sun exhibition, Siew Wah has arguably found his voice…