Hong Kong Art: Visual Archive

Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐
Name in pinyin: Lin Lan
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Place of birth:
Dates: unknown-
Art Medium: sculpture
Lam received her BA, MFA & Dip. Ed. from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1997 and 1999 respectively. She specializes in woodcarving mixed with water, plastic, soft materials and metal. She has held several solo and joint exhibitions. Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong as well as private and corporate collectors collect her artworks.
Sign 符 (1999) Sculpture installation 90cm(h), 27cm(w), 150cm(l)Motion 轆 (1999) Sculpture installation, water, glue, wood, metal 229cm(D), 30cm(w)Flow under the Ground 城市下的水 (1999) Water, glue size unknownMurmur 喃喃 (2000) Sculpture installation, wood, glue, water, graphite, bubble sheet, tapes, fabric sculpture: 76(d) x 60(h)cm wood, glue, water, graphite, bubble sheet, tapes, fabric sculpture: 76(d) x 60(h)cm 76cm(d), 60cm(h)
Book 書 (2000) Water, glue 19cm(w), 13cm(h)My House 我的窩 (2000) Sculpture, water, glue 17cm(l), 9.5cm(w), 14.5cm(h)Jade Butterfly 玉蝴蝶 (2001) Sculpture,wood, penci 15cm(w) X 28cm(h) X 244cm(l)Hula, Hula 呼啦,呼啦 (2001 ) Sculpture installation, wood sculpture: 70cm(W) X 70cm(l) X 8cm(h)
Bloom 掃 (2001) wood, feather, nylon, plastic size unknownYellow Skin with White Core 黃皮白心 (2001) hot-melted glue, milk, tape detail: each square: 2cm(w) x 2cm(l) x 2cm(h) Halo 光環 (2001) Adhesive tap detail: 25cm(w) x 12cm(l) x 1.3cm(h)When Maltose Met with Hula Hoop (1,2) 當呼啦圈遇上麥芽糖 (1,2) (2002) Sculpture, Mixed mediawood , glue 230cm(l) x 220cm(w) x 38cm(h)
To Someone Who Wants to Hide 給想藏的人 (2003) Sculpture installation,wood 1000cm(l) x 210cm(w) x 120cm(h), dimensions variable To Someone Who Wants to Fly 給想飛的人 (2003) Sculpture installation, Mixed mediawood, water, rice paper, bee wax dimensions variableTwo Dreams in the Same Bed 同床異夢 (2004) Sculpture installation,Porcelain, clay, bowl, headboards size unknownTo Someone Who Wants to Cry 給想哭的人 (2003) Sculpture:installation,Mixed Mediawood, carpet, water each sculpture: 290cm(l) x 30cm(w) x 31cm(h)
To Someone Who Wants to Run 給想逃的人 (2003) Sculpture installation, Mixed Mediawood, stainless steel, bee wax diameter: 450cm(d), dimensions variablecalibre of wood: 15cmRedrawing of My Work (Ball) 重畫作品(球) (2003) Sculpture installation, Ready made woodball, pencil Ball: 10cm(d) Box: 11cm(w)x 11cm(h)x112(l)Redrawing of My Work (Pants) (2003) Tissues, pencil Pants: 96cm(h), 40cm(w),10cm(thick) Paper: 100cm(l), 50cm(w) Loss and Found -Hualien International Workshop 重生考察現場-花蓮國際藝術創作營 (2003) Installation, sculpture size unknown
Catch the Light and Light Holder 捕捉一片光 (2004) Sculpture and mixed media installationwood, porcelain, PVC, nylon size unknownCan you see me? Still there… (2004) Installation, ink on fabric, wire each 230(h)x 50(diameter)cm To my collection –Jaffa lam’s work was collected in Hong Kong University Museum for one month and ten daysFrom 9th September to 19th October 2004 給我的藏品─林嵐作品曾藏於香港大學博物館一個月零十日二零零四年九月九日至十月十九日 (2004) various sizes
 
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Author 作者 Year Title of Article [Related Information]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 2004 Artist's Statement: Can you see me? Still there... [in English]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 2004 Artist's Statement: Shanghai Pottery Workshop Residency [in English & Chinese]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 2004 Artist's Statement: To my collection – Jaffa Lam’s work was collected in Hong Kong University Museum for one month and ten days from 9th September to 19th October 2004 [in English & Chinese]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 2004 Concept in Wood: Contemporary Hong Kong Wood Sculpture (弄木溯源:香港當代木雕藝術)[in English & Chinese]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 2003 Artist's Statement: 2003 Hualien International Artist workshop [in English & Chinese]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 2001 Artist's Statement: A non-visual exhibition [in Chinese]
Lam Laam, Jaffa 林嵐 1998 Artist's Statement [in English & Chinese]
 
Contact the artist: jaffalam@yahoo.com.hk, jaffalam@hotmail.com
Official artist website: http://www.jaffalam.net/


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Last updated: 05 Apr, 2017.