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 …

SHE SPEAKS FOR ME

#movingimage #photography #privatespace #scent #hongkongwomen #ethnography BACKGROUND Home is more than a place of residence, it is a space that gives a person the sense of home, which makes it more than a physical space.  Having encountered three interesting women, C, J and L, who lives in an apartment on her own in Hong Kong, I began an …

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 …

Time in Bill Viola and Yuan Goangming’s works

Apr 2016 Baker suggested, ‘technology is both temporal and temporalizing, as it manifest as a process that occurs over time, which simultaneously creates temporal experiences.’ (Baker, p.37)     This paper looks at the practices of two media artists - Bill Viola and Yuan Goangming.  Their works are different in terms of context, technique, subject matter, …