Fanny Chan — Recent Works
Posted on August 14, 2012
Fanny Chan investigates the constrast and interchange between static volume and dynamic voice spaces.
I take the idea of geometric void/volume space of architecture as a starting point of my practice. The contrast and interchange between static volume space and dynamic void space are revealed as I apply paint in different speeds and different ways. In my work, line is employed to explore the process of mark-making on flat surface and at the same time to create a pictorial, illusory depth. It also exists in a time-based framework and suggests a sense of movement. The lines could be viewed in 2 ways- arm movements of the artist; or as if they were paths or a traces of humans’ movements in void spaces. They look humanized, half-controlled and half-loose, a bit random but partly constructed.