Friday, April 12, 2013
Singapore-based artist Keng Lye meticulously produces three-dimensional works of art with acrylics and epoxy resin that lie somewhere between painting and sculpture producing the illusion of different animals swimming in water. The time-consuming process involves pouring resin into a bowl and then painting on top of it with acrylics, layer by layer. After completion, the artist then photographs each piece as though it were just a still of real, living and breathing aquatic life in a bowl of water. This series, is known as, Alive Without Breath.
Here is a more in depth look of how it all works.