An Essay About Batik From Some Years Back~ by kamaldollah on Oct 17, 2013.
Stumbled upon this article while browsing around. It was written by Syed Muhd Hafiz who was then a student at LASALLE College of the Arts, he called me and crossed the road to interview me at Nafa (Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts) – I was doing my MA then. Time has passed since 2007 but this gem is still a good read. Hafiz is now curator at the soon to open National Art Gallery of Singapore.
Read the article here: http://www.sagg.com.sg/page/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=610
Should the link above fail, here is a pdf version: Singapore Art Gallery Guide – Between Craft and Art – Batik