Peacock in mind
91cm x 91cm
Acrylic on Canvas 2019
Mixed Media - Metal and Wood | 59cm x 3cm (Diameter x Depth) - 10 pcs | 2019
About 10 endangered species in Malaysia and across the South East Asian
region have been identified as a reflection of the Malaysian Identity and our
ecosystem as a whole. To a large extent, these animals have now become
For this series of installation, wood and metal are used as a medium. The base
of these installations are made out of wood as it represents Earth and the
circular shape represents rings in a tree trunk.
To recreate the form of these endangered animals on wood, metal clips are
used to sig-nify extinction and more importantly, as a reminder to the human
population that these animals do not exist and only recognisable in skeleton
form. The colour of metal represents the skeleton form and the colour red
highlights frustration, anger and danger.