Proposal for a Film: Within the Leaves, a Sight of the Forest
The film looks at an extraordinary cardboard waste route around Central, Hong Kong, focusing on the Overseas Filipino Workers’ tradition of building cardboard ‘houses’ on their day off, which then inspired a complex informal economy.
HDK/Academy of Design and Crafts, School of Global Studies, Centre on Global Migration. Australia Council for the Arts – New Work Mid Career grant. Osage Art Foundation. Philadelphia Contemporary.
Description of project
Please see attached PDF.
Description of work included
Single-channel video, public art intervention
Type of work
Single-channel video, colour, sound.
13-28 October 2018, at Festival for the People, Philadelphia Contemporary, USA (4th exhibition). Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 (1st exhibition).
Link to web site
https://www.eflux. com/announcements/213862/announcingthe- line-up-for-the-festival-for-the-people/