Interviews

Interview with 2016 Chan-Davies Art Prize Winner Shirly Koh: Lighter Than Sunshowers – Praxis Press: Eleventh Edition 2017

by Cynthia Delaney Suwito, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Alumni (2016)

“It is an observation of my everyday spaces and subjects that are so visually prominent in our urban environment yet they fall into the background after an extended period in the same space.”

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Minima Akademika in “The World Precedes The Eye” Interview With Zeyno Pekünlü – Praxis Press: Eleventh Edition 2017

by Maisarah Kamal and Desiree Tham, BA(Hons) Fine Art Level 1 (2017)

Zeyno Pekünlü is an artist from Istanbul who works very closely with found materials. Minima Akademika is an expansion of her on going project where she collects ‘cheat sheets’ written by students in Turkey. This exhibit also comprised contributions from France, India and Singapore.

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Interview with Cassandra Koh: Multitudes in Carnival – Praxis Press: Eleventh Edition 2017

by Muhammad Masuri Bin Mazlan, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 2 (2017)

Young Singaporean artist Cassandra Koh (b.1992) started her foray in artmaking at LASALLE College of the Arts from which she earned herself a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts – Painting (with Honours).

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Singapore Biennale 2016: Interview with Dr S. Chandrasekaran – Praxis Press: Eleventh Edition 2017

by Sharyl Lam and Nguyen Viet Anh, Diploma in Fine Arts Level 3

Unwalked Boundaries was a performance piece that was not carried out in the end due to the censorship laws in Singapore. 

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In Conversation with 2016 Young Artist Award Winner: Ezzam Rahman – Praxis Press: Eleventh Edition 2017

by Sanyaa Mehrotra, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 1 (2017)

Ezzam Rahman is a multi-disciplinary installation and performance artist. 

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Interview with Kray Chen Kerui: I’m a Steamroller Baby – Praxis Press: Eleventh Edition 2017

by Kheyton Lim ShiQuan, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 3 (2017)

“With the body, identity, and behaviour of each musician isolated and put in focus, we are also looking at how the music is being played. I like this balance…

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INTERVIEW WITH HAZEL LIM FOR HER WORK, LOOMING ISLES - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

“I hope that they will eventually engage the public in the same way (through forms, shapes and colours) and to approach this relief work as if it is a piece of drawing.”

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INTERVIEW WITH DR S.CHANDRASEKARAN - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

“National Gallery defines that we have art history which solely belongs to Singaporean. We need this sort of belonging, so we can claim what defines Singapore art and how it is reflected in building our own narratives that is purely us.”

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INTERVIEW WITH SALLEH JAPAR - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

“Physical space could subsequently be conceptually tampered with based on the project’s concerns within the space, foregrounding as political, socio-historical, cultural, or symbolic et cetera, significance.”

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INTERVIEW WITH MILENKO PRVACKI - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

“I start with one idea. But the idea is not a sudden click or gift dropped from the gods. The idea is a constructed body of experience, knowledge, imagination and creativity. It is not yet integral or shaped to perfection. We have to build it up. It is a long and complex process tailored by individuals but with historical references.”

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INTERVIEW WITH DR IAN WOO - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

“At the beginning of every painting or drawing, I try to have no intention in what I want out of them. I usually start with lines and marks.”

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INTERVIEW WITH ASHLEY YEO BRUTALISM OF THIS UNIVERSE ART STAGE SINGAPORE 2016 - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

by Gerald Tay Chao Siong, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 1 (2016)

“Amongst all the fleeting moments in our fast-paced lives, I think it is important that we slow down and experience. Making the drawings allowed an intimate relationship between the work and me.”

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THE HEART IS A VARIANT INTERVIEW WITH NAVIN THOMAS - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

by Loh Hui Ying Abby, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 1 (2016)

“The truth about India is that it should possibly be a continent, with its population of so many cultures, languages and races…but that fact that we all get along as one people, you have to accept that it surely is a beautiful idea.”

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INTERVIEW WITH ANA PRVACKI - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

by Bajaj Tanak Mahendrabhai, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 1 (2016)

“I feel it is very important to maintain a personal daily studio practice that is separate and independent of the work one makes specifically for public showing.”

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YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM 2014/15 WINNER’S SOLO EXHIBITION: AT SOURCE 根源 INTERVIEW WITH EZEKIEL WONG KEL WIN - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

by Tristan Lim You Jie and Ian Tee Wang Loong, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 1 (2016)

“To not have any fear when you’re in school. To just do and make it happen. The only way to achieve your goals is to work, not just to sit, talk and think.”

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IF YOU THINK I WINKED, I DID INTERVIEW WITH KHAIRULLAH RAHIM - Praxis Press: Tenth Edition 2016

by Muhammad Masuri Bin Mazlan, BA(Hons) Fine Arts Level 1 (2016)

Promising young talent, Khairullah Rahim, alumnus of LASALLE graduated in 2013 with a BA(Hons) Fine Arts with a First Class Honours in Painting. He was also awarded the Future Leader Scholarship from the College.

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IN CONVERSATION WITH DR. WULAN DIRGANTORO - Praxis Press: Ninth Edition 2015

by Dr. S.Chandrasekaran (Lecturer, Faculty of Fine Arts)

My last research project explores the relationship between feminisms and visual arts in Indonesia. 

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INTERVIEW WITH FARAH WARDINI - Praxis Press: Ninth Edition 2015

by Karina Iskandarsjah, BA(Hons) Fine Arts L3/2015

An archive seeks to preserve history and strives to be a pool of information readily available for those who desire it. With the increase of internet accessibility and use over the years, digital archiving became inevitable…

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INTERVIEW WITH ANTOINE L’HEUREUX - Praxis Press: Ninth Edition 2015

by Harshmeet Kaur Kohli, BA(Hons) Fine Arts L3/2015

For me, asking whether my work has political meaning is like asking what is the relationship between the aesthetics and politics, and that’s very challenging. So far I think that the work embodies a notion of utopia…

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KNIGHT OF ARTS AND LITERATURE: Interview with Gilles Massot - Praxis Press: Ninth Edition 2015

by Karina Iskandarsjah, BA(Hons) Fine Arts L3/2015

Chevalier des Arts et Lettres means “Knight of Arts and Literature”. It’s an award given for anybody with any kind of achievement in the artistic fields. There’s another one specifically for academia, like Literature…

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I’M NERVOUS: Interview with Marla Bendini – Praxis Press: Ninth Edition 2015

by Yeo Wen Jun Jade, BA(Hons) Fine Arts L3/2015

The show is called I’m Nervous because I’m always nervous. I still care about what people think, but in a slightly different fashion. I want them to think. I do care about what they’re thinking…

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