Air Apparent

April 2009

An Te Liu: Man and Machine

If you want to see explorations and connections between space, architecture, machines, hygiene, environment and modernism, then the sometimes humming airy icons of An Te Liu are both an effectively serious and flippant place to look. From multicoloured 3M household sponges to air-purifying units, he uses a vast constellation of references to make compositional provocations that are hybrid honed.
photo: Exchange, by An Te Liu
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