a pepper taught me to move through pain
that's a true story.
how do pups have friendlier smiles than their people?
in new york, dogs will still look at you in the face
and gesture in greeting
how quickly we lose the habit
returning from the island
I wonder too often what it's like
to have an island in my bones
rich spices, a confused class chaos
religions bumping into each other like
I wonder what it means for
both of us to have blood from
and yet raised in soil
so different than our telomeres know
a masala of emotions, he once told me
I don't know how better to put it.
I exhibit here 'Migrating: oil on canvas' that tackles alienation and displacement, and I shed light on the issues of our current world… and responding to audience and media queries regarding why I use fish in my recent exhibitions, I am saying that fish…
Tuấn Mami is an interdisciplinary-experimental artist, working with site-specific installation, video, performance and conceptual art, who constantly explores new mediums, means and methods of evolving with reflective questioning, and social research
Who knows what compelled me to answer my father’s call. His tumor resurfacing like the past. Ghosts solidifying. In many ways, there was an us. Cells cycling into sameness of our collarbones, soft lung linings, your face