Kuidou Bowl Project
The project is a hybrid of ethnographic research, 3D animation, documentary, and legends. The Kuidou Bowl I found in my hometown (Chaoshan, Guangdong Province, China), is a thread that connects the region’s traditional value system, the diasporic families stories, and the local history of food shortages over centuries.
When you start to see my work, you are already in a repetitive space. It is a personal connection between the screen and you. You are establishing your relationship with the screen, but when you realize this behavior, you start to have thoughts from this moment. difference.
By recreating movements and catching details into nature: I want to invite people to be part of this fragmented and contemplative narrative. Made by blurred boundaries, psychodynamic composition and nebulous representations: pace of altered consciousness for making humans parts of something universal.
“My Face, Your Face”, a concept silicone face mask.
Now that mask wearing is the norm, our unique facial features are hidden behind a covering. Prosthetics artist, Wendelle Allado explores the idea of physical identity inspired by the current pandemic.
This project is made by fragmented videos and sounds together, as well as combining with my previous animation, to present a narrative story in China from multiple perspectives, which mainly focus on destiny, free will, and how to face failure in the contemporary society.