PAPER SUIT consists of a chore jacket and a pair of trousers made from traditional Chinese calendar papers. Challenging the idea of “durability” from chore jackets through its fragile paper thin material, this work sits in an interstitial space between materiality and meaning,
Vivian Mak is a multidisciplinary artist and designer whose interest lies in storytelling, exploring identities and perceptions of the self through physical and digital objects. Art, for her, is a crucial means for how it can be used in society to evoke important questions and on the other hand, an answer to existing questions.
JACOB LAWRENCE GALLERY
Art Building, Room 132 E Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105