Couple months ago, I was invited to kick start Sentosa’s newly introduced ‘Signs on the Loose’ campaign with a bunch of signs custom-designed for the island. Drawing inspiration from observations on the average Singaporean, the works produced on the island are representative of the reactions I get from these observations, which melt into a cheesy giant pot of love I feel for the country and the people who inhabit these spaces.
Keeping to my signature stye of site-specific work, induced with some smart-ass commentary and Sentosa’s love for all things Singaporean, I present to you the People’s Republic and The Lepak Corner- my way of taking back spaces to share that inside joke, for the Singaporean to feel like home again.
(Someone actually broke the cover, pretty much serves as commentary.)
And I thought, why not explore the idea of a huge-ass billboard as well: