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Portraits of History

Just completed the design for the exhibition poster and rushing on the website for the exhibition. Exciting! For the past weeks I was nursing the gout and painting watercolor for this shows. I was encourage by Chyi Yun Shiah of Viridian Art House to exhibit my watercolor works. However, I was torn between digital photography and watercolor. Eventually, I decided to digitize and watercolor, combining old scene and new technology, paralleling history and currency with watercolor and digital photography, as well as digital image manipulation, completing them in full circle, putting the past in the present and the present in the past. Recalling those words of T.S. Elliot. I can't remember the full quotation but if one google perhaps one can find it. That is the wonder of the web and search engine. 

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 The Vegetable Street, 27th Jan 2015
Choo Meng Foo Ink on Acid Free Paper 149mm x 210mm The Little India Series $650
Description Drawn with Platinum Desk Pen 14K EF Nib with Atramentis Archive Ink.  Along The Buffalo Road are many shops selling vegetables and through the years the numbers have increased. Selling vegetables have perhaps been more profitable than selling spices. Daisy Green occupies two shop lots and it is one whose business is flourishing. The displays overflow to the five-foot ways and turns round the corner along the partition wall. Every space is worthy of more business opportunity. The shop intrudes into public spaces, calling out to the passerby. It becomes a certain social, s…