Fine Arts

Everyday Resonance


Everyday Resonance is resonating the significance of Mauli through the use of everyday objects. The everyday objects utilized in the artwork are found in various areas around Singapore, such as flea markets and pawnshops.

The wearing of Mauli on a daily basis is a common site as people believe in the thread to give them happiness, security and other such positive attributes. Therefore, by incorporating the Mauli with everyday household objects will convey its presence in people’s daily lives.

Also, the title, Everyday Resonance suggests the cultural background of the sacred thread. It conveys the ability of Mauli to reach out beyond its boundaries and evoke in the audience, a sense of acknowledgment for the thread’s significance in the everyday.