Melancholy In Black And Yellow
Good To Know: Stretched canvas with wooden box frame, professionally packed, stored in humidity controlled art storage facility, condition report available upon request
Arty-Fact: What sets Cham apart from his peers is his emphasis on the primitive. The disjointed figures in his paintings resemble the images found on the walls of a prehistoric cave dwelling.
“Cham’s work is evocative of the rich tribal cultures of Southeast Asia. It has allusions to a kind of naive, childlike and simplistic vision.” – Redza Piyadasa, a Kuala Lumpur artist and art historian