LOCK ROUTE, a public art showcase at Gillman Barracks curated by Khairuddin Hori, takes inspiration from Gillman Barracks’ address and the route march army recruits typically undergo during their training.
The main idea of the artist’s work was to overturn the most common exhibit approach : usually the artist moves his art works into the space of gallery but here the artist builds his gallery around an ordinary object in the public space.
The question is : what is the piece of art and what it is not? The White Cube identity alights on a part of the public area and so transforms a sense of the objects there belonging to. ART GALLERY is 3 meters long, 3 meters wide and 2.5 meters high, has its electric lighting and is accessible to the public. It includes all the items of an art gallery : white walls and very white lighting, show-case...https://www.gillmanbarracks.com/others/public-art/1356