Artist: Tiong Chai Heing
Title: The Desolate Echo
Medium: Mixed media on board (Carving and oil)
Size (cm): 139.1 x 122
The Desolate Echo depicts a man trying to tear off a painting to escape from a world of capitalism and consumerism. The action attempts to characterise the distorted state of the human spirit and to portray a feeling of suppression, loneliness and loss.