TOMORROW IN THE MAILBOX

BACKGROUND The project is an attempt to apply the agents mentioned in research paper on strategies in arts to create new attentional forms.  A previous work, Tomorrow in a Glass, is selected and reworked to include agents including concrete & defamiliarization, chance & indeterminacy and breaking the fourth wall. The original version of the work …

Process 001 – The installation

The concept is to display or walk-through the essence of an art tour - the different ways to approach art. Ways to approach art and relative display items: Inspiration = books/ images (object) Tools = brushes, recorder, table... (object) Process = tapes, paint (object) Artist statement = video/ quotes (video/text) Curator's point of view = …

NEO TRAVEL @ Oi!

#arttour #installation #docent #tourdesign #hongkongart BACKGROUND Believed in art is for everyone, Altermodernists was founded to connect artists and audience. As the founder of Altermodernists, I was invited to participate in Sparkle! Neo Travel: Creative and Cultural Docent@ Community curated by Jeff LEUNG in Oct 2017, an installation was created for the exhibition at Oi! …

TRANSIENCE

#movingimage #experiential #stillness #senses ARTWORK STATEMENT The attempt to attain happiness in the contemporary world is like going after the light and chasing the wind.  Are we trying to catch something that’s not meant to be caught? Transience is a series of 6 videos, inspired by the Western district at the time when the artist …

THE CONTEMPLATION GARDEN

#思逸園遊  #curatorialproject #city #exhibitions #everyday #dailylife #urban #space CURATORIAL STATEMENT Altermodernists Projects presents The Contemplation Garden, a project exploring possibilities in urban space and the realm of exhibitions, with a group of artists living and working in Hong Kong.  The project runs a series of exhibitions by artists with diverse interests in materials, artistic forms and …

DRENCHED

#installation #movingimage #foundvideo #dystopia #uncontrollable BACKGROUND Our body is about 72% water by weight, we cannot live without water.  We intake something from the outside (of ourselves) and it becomes part of our body (inside). During the residency in Iceland in 2015, I stayed in a farm for two weeks.  On arrival, the owner said we can drink …