Clock Face, Contaminated Coordinates series
acrylic paint, graphic design, printed textile


Contaminated Coordinates is a graphic art series that questions the authority of manmade concepts in science e.g. axioms, scales, grids and digits. In Clock Face, the contemplated subjects are the numbers on a clock. Random pigment dashes overlay on the numbers of the hours that are deranged across the plane. A direct-forward visual paraphrase of Henri Bergson’s idea about time: can such a qualitative matter that subject to human perception be measured by a quantifying scale?


Aurora, Contaminated Coordinates series
acrylic paint, graphic design, printed textile


N, S, W, E, the letters stand for the four traditional directions are stretched, bend, and invaded by a green brush stroke. Imagine standing at the north pole, all directions will become the south. Maps frame the mind model for geographical space. Its marking is another parameter that have been taken for granted.



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©Weiwei Liang 2019