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   Compressed



        

Lau, Po Yan Cassandra
2012
Academy of Visual Arts
BA (Visual Arts)

53 x 43 cm, a set of 3 pieces
6492 View

Paper


ART FORM :

 Drawing / Painting

THEME OF DESIGN :

 Personal Feeling


SUMMARY :

Compressed was inspired by the pressurized culture of contemporary Hong Kong. As in most of my artworks, figures are portrayed without facial expressions. These vacant faces represent urban life in the city, which robs us of our identity as citizens. Lost in the crowds, we’re close together but isolated, compressed physically but ultimately alone.

(The English text is provided by the student)

AWARD :

Asia Contemporary Art Show 2012 [The 10 Finalist Works]

HOW TO CITE

APA :
Lau, Po Yan Cassandra. (2012). Compressed. Retrieved from HKBU Heritage:
      http://heritage.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/view.php?id=10655

MLA :
Lau, Po Yan Cassandra. "Compressed". HKBU Heritage. HKBU Library, 2012. Web. 26 Aug. 2019.
     <http://heritage.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/view.php?id=10655>.


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