Untitled (Yam Series IX)
Tang Da Wu
Ink on paper
109 x 78.9 cm
Fire - in the form of ink, created from the burning of soot from pine trees meet water in this series of paper works by Tang Da Wu. Powerful gestures flow with elegant gentle strokes inviting the eye to always see something hitherto yet unfound.
Tang Da Wu ( b. 1943) is a Singapore and London based artist who works in multiple media including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and performance art. He is known as an iconic figure in Southeast Asian contemporary art practice and is considered as one of Singapore’s most eminent contemporary artists. Outspoken and unorthodox in his methodology, the path of his work has been crucial to the way visual art has developed in Sin….