“RITUAL MY BEAUTIFUL CURSE (CAP GO MEH)”

The ‘manna from heaven’ works were created during Covid19 restrictions and responded to conversations made with the artist’s ‘friends and families’ about what kinds of work would be made during the isolation. This installation work recalls the generosity and love expression that providing to share ‘Jajan Pasar’ (Indonesian-Australian delicacies street snacks) with friends and acquaintances.

Breathing Room 1“dua dunia double happiness”, neon, 850 x 800 mm, 2021. “labour of love – cap go meh potluck party”, ceramic, dimensions variable, 2021. Photography by Zan Wimberley.

https://www.verge-gallery.net/exhibitions/ritual-my-beautiful-curse-merantau-jauh-dimata-dekat-dihati-jayanto-tan

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