How would you describe your art - in one sentence, or a short phrase.
My art seems to be “inside out”, infused with raw energy and strong strokes with markings. They are not realistic images...a fusion of graphics/concept/minimalism....the term expressive/gestural fits in more.
Photo of you in your studio; or beside an art piece that you like.
One sentence to describe your studio / the place you work.
I work in the patio of my 1950’s bungalow....using daylight as the main source using a plywood back as support for the canvas...
Photos of your 3 best artworks, the title and a short description.
...in my mind, l do abandon the clarity of thoughts and let my spirit creep into dreamland for the respite of my soul.
Where is the truth...almost always in the reflections...not always with what we are wont to see.
Beyond the terror on the long dark night, hope beckons beyond.
How you work with your clients - a short description of how you develop concepts and ideas, and collaborate with your clients.
My first preference is not to accept a commission as I do want to paint what is within rather than adhere somewhat to guidelines to which I may fail to satisfy.
What/who inspires you?
The many thousands of art and artistes out there: in books, online, or at galleries. I often bookmark those that I like and later on, scroll them and let whatever strong impressions that overcome me by a particular piece linger in my mind and then think about how I can incorporate the strong impressions of concept in my next piece.
Browse Kah Wah Tan's artworks on The Commissioned.