The hidden Chinese characters (Unequal Treaty) is concealed and revealed simultaneous. The trace of marks still remain after the erasing. The drawing reflects this neglected and hidden part of British history.
Dis/continuity
Hidden Subtexts 1842
A Thirst for Tea
Things You Missed in History Lesson
Subtractive Drawing
Addsubtract
Erasemake
Marks and Traces
The Divine Gold
The Good Old Days: Ginger Nuts
The Lily of My Lilies
 
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Kit Yan Chong
Hidden Subtexts 1842, 2019
Graphite on paper
64cmW x 90cmH