Sugar Instrument – Tang


Every material has its own hidden secret. By making, observing and listening we can find the entrance into this secret. Wen Chin Fu started experimenting with the acoustic potential of sugar during a residency in former sugar refinery in Taiwan in 2015 together with Mariska de Groot. Tang is a percussion instruments made of crystallized sugar that was developed during this residency.

Performance together with percussionist Mei-yi Lee at Quartair, The Hague, December 2015.


Pouring the molten sugar at MoKS, Estonia, October 2015.