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Shaped-Canvas Series (1968 - 1971)
Shaped-Canvas Series (1968 - 1971)

Shaped-Canvas Series (1968 - 1971)

The Shape-canvas Series cover the year 1968 to 1971, The efforts represent his response to the call of science and technology in nation in search of progress and development. The hard-edged configurations mirror the industrial beauty in precision,

Introduction About - Shaped Canvas Series

The Sea-Thru Series covers the period 1971 to 1975, it isas pointed out by artist and art critic Syed Ahmad Jamal of Malaysia, "a Slant on semantics"2.

The series consist of relief in panels of threes, fours of five. The series are set of panel in relief, Each panel has a square opning. Each panel symbolizes yin and yang. There is the solid and the void, that which is fulfilled and unfulfilled and, Choong was then delving into Zen Buddhism and Taosit philosophy. The I-Ching, the Book of Change, was expounded for enlightenment Tai Chi (Tai Ji) was mediated upon. The mystical Orient and its nuances at this stage hovered prominently in his art. He has pushed the minimal concept of it s limit
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Dr Choong Kam Kow is a well know senior contemporary artist, a leading art & design educationist  and an independent curator in Malaysia. .

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