MEAA 2010 WINNER SHOWCASE : Fragment Defragmentation by Gan Chin Lee




Gan Chin Lee (b. 1977) is painter based in Kuala Lumpur. In 2008 he graduated with a Master’s Degree in Fine Art from the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing China and in 1998 he received a diploma in Illustration from the One Academy of Communication Design. He has exhibited in numerous group exhibitions in Malaysia, China and Taiwan and most recently shown work in Tempo, The Gallery Star Hill, Art Triangle: The Gray Zone Project, National Art Gallery, The Energy Trap, Valentine Willie Fine Art at Annexe Gallery all in Kuala Lumpur and the 14th Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition, Tai Chung City, Taiwan. In 2010 he was a finalist for the Starhill Gallery Visual Art Award (VAA) and in 2009 received the Malaysian Emerging Artist Award.  
Status Anxiety I
2010 / Oil on canvas / 180 x 120 cm

Status Anxiety II
2010 / Oil on canvas / 180 x 120 cm

Status Anxiety III
2010 / Oil on canvas / 180 x 120 cm

Status Anxiety IV
2010 / Oil on canvas / 180 x 120 cm

Status Anxiety V
2010 / Oil on canvas / 180 x 120 cm

Status Anxiety VI
2010 / Oil on canvas / 106 x 152.5

2 a.m Wordless
2010 / Oil on canvas / 106 x 60 cm

I'm in Mamak Stall
2008 / Oil on canvas / 170 x 160 cm

Color study of I'm in Mamak Stall
2008 / Oil on canvas / 74.3  x 44.5 cm

I'm in PappaRich
2010 / Oil on linen / 163 x 84.5 cm

I'm on the Way of Turning Back
2010 / Oil on linen / 46 x 91.5 cm (panel I & II) 46 x 122 cm (panel III)

MEAA 2010 WINNER SHOWCASE : Not Enough by Samsudin Wahab




Samsuddin Wahab (b. 1984) graduated with a Batchelor’s Degree in Fine Art, majoring in print making from UiTM, Shah Alam. In 2008 he completed his first solo show entitled Enough at Taksu Gallery, Kuala Lumpur. He has also participated in numerous group shows including Energy Trap, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, 2010; Young Contemporary Art Show: New Object(tion), Galeri Petronas, Kuala Lumpur, 2010; Locals Only!, Taksu Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, 2009; Imcas, Malaysian Contemporary Art Exhibition, Danga Mall, Johor Bahru, 2009; Un-Cut, Malaysia Art Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2009; The 70th Mokwoohoe Members Exhibition and The Malaysian Figurative Artist, Korea, 2008 and ART Singapore, The Contemporary Asian Art Show, Suntec City, Singapore, 2008. He took part in the Rimbun Dahan Malaysia-Australia year-long residency programme in 2009-2010 and is part of the experimental sound and performance group SO sound.
King of Meru
2010 / Acrylic, ink on paper, metal rod & wood frame / 60 x 75 cm

Karma
2010 / Printed cotton, ink, bitumen & wood frame / 48 x 58 cm


Di Paksa New Born
2010 / Ink, collage, watercolor & wood frame / 26 x 26 cm


Diserang Gagak
2010 / Watercolor, ink, acrylic on watercolor paper & wood frame / 26 x 26 cm


Vomit #2
2010 / Watercolor, ink, acrylic on watercolor paper & wood frame / 26 x 26 cm


Lost
2010 / Cow Skin, collage, acrylic, pencil, hard board & wood frame / 26 x 26 cm



Mandatory-on-Air
  2010 /Acrylic, ink on paper & wood frame / 33 x 43 cm



Di Catur Kuda
2010 / Watercolor, ink, acrylic on watercolor paper & plastic frame / 22 x 31 cm


Memorandum #1 Whether you like it or not, i'll never stop thinking
2010 /Acrylic, ink, collage, bitumen on canvas & plastic frame / 16 x 28 cm



Self-portrait with empty ribbon
2010 / Ink, acrylic on paper, hard board & wood frame / 53 x 53 cm


Xerox I
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), wood box, electrical part, stainless steel & LED lamp
103 x 78 x 21 cm


Xerox II
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), wood box, electrical part, stainless steel & LED lamp
100 x 75 x 21 cm


Reborn : Substitute I
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), nut & screw, wire tube, wire cable & stainless steel hook
66 x 29 x 23 cm


Reborn : Substitute II
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), nut & screw, wire tube, wire cable & stainless steel hook
66 x 20 x 26 cm


Reborn : Substitute III
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), nut & screw, wire tube, wire cable & stainless steel hook
100 x 75 x 21 cm

Reborn : Substitute IV
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), nut & screw, wire tube, wire cable & stainless steel hook
80 x 22 x 19 cm

Reborn : Substitute V
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), nut & screw, wire cable & stainless steel hook
72 x 19 x 30 cm

Reborn : Substitute VI
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), nut, screw, wire tube, wire cable & stainless steel hook
69 x 25 x 20 cm

Minds Machine Series I
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp , steel & concrete 
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series II
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp , steel & concrete
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series III
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp , steel & concrete 
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series IV
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series V
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), electrical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete 
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series VI
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series VII
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete 
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series VIII
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series IX
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete 
152 x 30 x 30 cm

Minds Machine Series X
2010 / Ceramic (stoneware), mechanical parts, wire tube, doll eye, LED lamp, steel & concrete
152 x 30 x 30 cm