This is one of our outreach projects aimed at creating opportunities for the integration of contemporary art with society.offered a chance to explore the possibilities of public art.
, the curator of the project, invited housewife to collaborate in the work. She selected some of her own household objects to represent the fragmented banality of daily life, yet these were objects full of sensitivity and gentleness. Although the final work displayed had to be exhibited at a safe distance from MTR passengers, the process of negotiation allowed both parties to re-think notions of public space and art.
More materials are available to view on site at Para Site.
The Archive Project is financially supported by the Project Grant of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.