In focus: Shen Shaomin’s Landscape of Confinement
Environment / Geography / Interdependence

In focus: Shen Shaomin’s Landscape of Confinement

Landscape of Confinement is a new installation by Shen Shaomin that dramatises the precarious relationship between human evolution and the preservation of the natural world in the name of human freedom and progress. Shen has created a frozen environment, inverting our immediate expectation of the natural beauty and landscape that is associated with a place … Continue reading

Animation: Nanjing Dong Lu foot traffic
Comings & Goings / Observing

Animation: Nanjing Dong Lu foot traffic

Stretching between two of Shanghai’s biggest landmarks, People’s Square and the Bund, Nanjing Dong Lu sees a lot of foot traffic. In a day, shoppers, workers, tourists, commuters all pass by The Floating Eye. 位于人民广场到外滩之间,是上海最著名的景点之一:南京东步行街。南京步行街的行人很多,每天买东西的人,工作人,游客所有人都得《东张西望》。 Continue reading

In focus: Brook Andrew’s Time
Culture / Geography / History / Interdependence

In focus: Brook Andrew’s Time

TIME draws on a personal archive of historical photographs and postcards of Aboriginal and colonial experiences from around the world. Brook Andrew’s work has sought to explore the implications of Aboriginal knowledge, not just within the context of Australian history, but also more broadly within the knowledge systems which drive culture and society. Brook Andrew’s … Continue reading