The crux of my project intends to focus on bridging the relationship and communication between caregiver and person with dementia through storytelling and to remind them not of what they cannot do anymore, but of what they can. We often forget or do not realise even, that whenever we communicate to a person with dementia, Read more →
Design to me, is capable of opening up alternative routes of possibilities for society. I see myself as a conduit, a crystal goblet, who mediates and communicates to societal needs. My initial process to design is to always ask myself, “How does this benefit and add value to my viewer?” I try my best to Read more →
Some key research:
‘People who live in society have learned how to see themselves in mirrors as they appear to their friends’.
(La Nausée/ Nausea, 1938) – identity is socially constructed. Our sense of our self comes to us reflected by the people around us. The evidence on the constructive nature of identity, and the mirror metaphor Read more →
presenting 2 ideas – one from my personal experience, the other as a story idea that I have to build and research more into.
I went for testing out the second idea, Read more →
Seasonings are not just additions to food to give it extra flavour, they are a necessary part of dishes that changes and affects the chemical make up in the recipe of cooking. To this, I see seasoning and illustration as similar to each other, meant to bring something to the next level. Be it for the eyes, for the hands or for Read more →
Concept: since childhood, a love for the medium of paper, reflecting on my work and personality— versatile and meticulous.
Presenting my portfolio as an origami kit— origami box + square presentation cards— to be presented alongside my digital portfolio. Including a small leave behind, a mini version of my portfolio kit origami box, with the QR code inside to my digital portfolio Read more →
IMAGINE THERE’S NO COUNTRIES
Imagine There’s No Countries speculates on the future of personal and national identity in a world where there are open borders.
As a designer, I always try to introduce play in my creative process.
I think that having a playful mindset liberates the brain and allows you to think more freely.
Play encourages lateral thinking because it enables you to make connections between unexpected ideas.
Play pushes you to create fresh and original ideas. I like to experiment and try new things which Read more →