26 June 2013

Jiwa @ Segaris

Browsing through a gallery occupied with aluminium sculptures, up-cycled parts, and skeletal paintings, can be a touch overwhelming.  However, Daud Rahim's works consistently present an irony that is difficult to ignore, a reminder that we are never that far away or different from these living beings, also creations of God.  Humankind's obsession with harvesting natural resources, to build mechanical machines, are only as primitive as the natural functions that many animals already possess.

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