G13 Project Room: Sculpturing is Meditative by Chin Wan Kee

12 - 26 January 2019

G13 Project Room proudly presents ‘Sculpturing is Meditative’ , by Malaysian sculpture artist named Chin Wan Kee. This exhibition will be the thirteenth installment of G13 Project Room.

Sculpturing is his belief and also a meditation for him to create a conceivable direction towards the understanding of the fundamental nature and intrinsic values of humanity. His works are primarily of bronze and focus on human figurine as a basis for formal experimentation in the modernist mode. The sculpted human figures by him is a repository of emotion, a template for the investigation of life philosophies. The gestures of the sculptures provide the most visceral and aesthetic expression.

G13 Project Room: Sculpturing is Meditative by Chin Wan Kee’ runs from 12nd until 26th January 2019 at G13 Gallery. Gallery opens daily from 11am to 5pm, closed on Sundays and Public Holidays.

Medern- Primitive Series No. 19

Medern- Primitive Series No. 19

Chin Wan Kee
49(H) x 28(W) x 12(D)cm
Bronze
2005

Medern- Primitive Series No. 19

Chin Wan Kee
49(H) x 28(W) x 12(D)cm
Bronze
2005

Venus Series No.7

Venus Series No.7

Chin Wan Kee
50.5(H) x 15(W) x 11(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Venus Series No.7

Chin Wan Kee
50.5(H) x 15(W) x 11(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Venus Series No.8

Venus Series No.8

Chin Wan Kee
65(H) x 22(W) x 9(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Venus Series No.8

Chin Wan Kee
65(H) x 22(W) x 9(D)cm
Bronze
2016

The Familiar Stranger Series No. 36

The Familiar Stranger Series No. 36

Chin Wan Kee
52 (H) x 13 ( W) x 7cm (D)
Bronze
1997

The Familiar Stranger Series No. 36

Chin Wan Kee
52 (H) x 13 ( W) x 7cm (D)
Bronze
1997

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 24 Mother Nature

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 24 Mother Nature

Chin Wan Kee
99(H) x 63(W) x 11(D)cm
Bronze
2010

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 24 Mother Nature

Chin Wan Kee
99(H) x 63(W) x 11(D)cm
Bronze
2010

Artist Statement

Learn from Mother Nature the way to go beyond self-limit. Observe, learn and experience how to coexist with Mother Nature. This is the coalescence between Heaven, Earth and Man as well as the best path to Heaven.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 38 - The Familiar Competitor

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 38 - The Familiar Competitor

Chin Wan Kee
99(H) x 63(W) x 11cm(D)
Bronze
2010

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 38 - The Familiar Competitor

Chin Wan Kee
99(H) x 63(W) x 11cm(D)
Bronze
2010

Artist Statement

We are afraid to face ourselves and avoid the encountering for fear of catching sight of our true colours. It is actually an adventure that motivates you to explore and discover the truth of life when the time comes for you to confront yourself.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 43 - The Follower

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 43 - The Follower

Chin Wan Kee
27(H) x 57(W) x 17cm(D)
Bronze
2011

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 43 - The Follower

Chin Wan Kee
27(H) x 57(W) x 17cm(D)
Bronze
2011

Artist Statement

There are many aimless followers among the mass of population. They are exploited by the powerful to the point of losing themselves

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 61 - The Arrival of Joy

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 61 - The Arrival of Joy

Chin Wan Kee
54(H) x 34(W) x 20cm(D)
Bronze
2014

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 61 - The Arrival of Joy

Chin Wan Kee
54(H) x 34(W) x 20cm(D)
Bronze
2014

Artist Statement

At last the Joy that I have long sought for has come! This moment is beyond my mind.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 62 - The Existance of Reality

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 62 - The Existance of Reality

Chin Wan Kee
51(H) x 18(W) x 12cm(D)
Bronze
2014

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 62 - The Existance of Reality

Chin Wan Kee
51(H) x 18(W) x 12cm(D)
Bronze
2014

Artist Statement

Looking back to the past and picturing the unknown future are fruitless acts. What matters most is living in the now, for it is the existence of reality.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 63 - Shell 1

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 63 - Shell 1

Chin Wan Kee
64(H) x 24 (W) x 16cm(D)
Bronze
2015

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 63 - Shell 1

Chin Wan Kee
64(H) x 24 (W) x 16cm(D)
Bronze
2015

Artist Statement

Our physical body is just a representation of our appearance.  The soul within shouldn’t be bound and restricted by our physical representation.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.66 - Reality

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.66 - Reality

Chin Wan Kee
50.5 (H) x34 (W) x 15cm (D)
Bronze
2015

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.66 - Reality

Chin Wan Kee
50.5 (H) x34 (W) x 15cm (D)
Bronze
2015

Artist Statement

Materialistic world couldn’t get me lost. This life’s journey made me realized the importance of having and reaching towards the ultimate spirituality.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 68 - Wisdom

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 68 - Wisdom

Chin Wan Kee
58 (H) x 36 (W) x 13cm (D)
Bronze
2015

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 68 - Wisdom

Chin Wan Kee
58 (H) x 36 (W) x 13cm (D)
Bronze
2015

Artist Statement

Wisdom is not dependent on the depth of your knowledge.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 77 - Documentation of Life Passage

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 77 - Documentation of Life Passage

Chin Wan Kee
46(H) x 25.5(W) x 12cm(D)
Bronze
2016

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 77 - Documentation of Life Passage

Chin Wan Kee
46(H) x 25.5(W) x 12cm(D)
Bronze
2016

Artist Statement

My artistic journey reflects the path and flow of my life. Find meaning and value in life by persistently training and bettering myself to balance out the imperfection of life.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.80 Dreamer

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.80 Dreamer

Chin Wan Kee
69(H) x 24(W) x 23(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.80 Dreamer

Chin Wan Kee
69(H) x 24(W) x 23(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Artist Statement

One must be armed with a resolute and unswerving spirit that advances himself to chase his dreams.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 84 In Search of Truth

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 84 In Search of Truth

Chin Wan Kee
75(H) x 32.5(W) x 25(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 84 In Search of Truth

Chin Wan Kee
75(H) x 32.5(W) x 25(D)cm
Bronze
2016

Artist Statement

Most people are looking outward in search for the truth which does not belong to them. In Fact the truth has always been in us since we were born.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.88 - Dreams and Crisis

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.88 - Dreams and Crisis

Chin Wan Kee
46(H) x 50 (W) x 12cm (D)
Bronze
2017

Beyond Mind and Words Series No.88 - Dreams and Crisis

Chin Wan Kee
46(H) x 50 (W) x 12cm (D)
Bronze
2017

Artist Statement

While hankering after and actualizing dream, forget not about the crisis.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 75 - Intervallic Moment 1

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 75 - Intervallic Moment 1

Chin Wan Kee
42(H) x 26 (W) x 20cm(D)
Bronze
2016

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 75 - Intervallic Moment 1

Chin Wan Kee
42(H) x 26 (W) x 20cm(D)
Bronze
2016

Artist Statement

These are the moments where I spend on sculpting, indulging myself in a dimension beyond myself, the mind and words. Returning to reality, there is much desires and temptations which one has to be rid of, to make space for joy.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 76 - Intervallic Moment 2

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 76 - Intervallic Moment 2

Chin Wan Kee
28 (H) x 24 (W) x 19.5cm (D)
Bronze
2016

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 76 - Intervallic Moment 2

Chin Wan Kee
28 (H) x 24 (W) x 19.5cm (D)
Bronze
2016

Artist Statement

Accept that there is no right or wrong in many things in life. Find balance in the grey area, and you will achieve the peaceful state of “letting go”.

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 89 Unnecessary Distractions

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 89 Unnecessary Distractions

Chin Wan Kee
35(H) x 20(W) x 10(D)cm
Bronze
2018
( Wall Sculpture )

Beyond Mind and Words Series No. 89 Unnecessary Distractions

Chin Wan Kee
35(H) x 20(W) x 10(D)cm
Bronze
2018
( Wall Sculpture )

Artist Statement

Let us not allow too many external factors and distractions to interfere with the search of our true self and joy.

Installation View 1

Installation View 1

Installation View 1, G13 Project Room: 'Sculpturing is Meditative' by Chin Wan Kee

Installation View 1

Installation View 1, G13 Project Room: 'Sculpturing is Meditative' by Chin Wan Kee

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