About the Book
This catalog accompanies the exhibition "The Curiosity Box." Imbued with humor and insights to ordinary objects that are common everywhere, Lam discovers the hidden, nuanced, often fleeting observations in his new surroundings. As one of the most important rising stars from the Asia Pacific region, Lam’s work demonstrates how an individual navigates and negotiates in a constantly changing environment. The captivating illustrations veil the critical distance the artist creates between realities. Without compromising sensitivity and imagination, Lam injects a fresh energy to ignite the spark of curiosity in everyday life.