The collaboration between Yuzuru Maeda and Kai Lam takes the form of live performances as well as sound and video productions. The performance explore into phenomenon of physical sound through traditional songs and musical instruments, circuit bended self-made instruments and of its psycho-acoustic elements propelled by the artist's body. To the collaborators, this is an experiment of mapping the personal and historical connections beyond ethnicity and identical boundaries between the artists' birth countries, Japan and Singapore.
Yuzuru Maeda is a Japanese artist living and working in Singapore. Through performance, musical composition and installation, she is exploring into what sound can give to people in physical, mental and spiritual level. She has been making a series of video works entitled 'Zentai Art Project'.
Kai Lam is a Singaporean artist. Through his performance, sound and installation art practices, he challenges the relationships between 'artist' and 'audience' in a colourful and playful manner. With his energetic defiant attitude, his artwork questions the role of art in the society.
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