Paper Talk

Pretty Hard

Images precede words When I came across the page of a book on brutalist architecture, the pair of concrete corncobs immediately struck a cord, I ha...

Drawings by Chloe

My heart sings and drops as I located this drawings. I must admit I’ve forgotten them, but awfully glad to rediscover them in the greyish green doc...

Fragrance Chase

ClothedUnclothedNot all naked womenare night ladiesindulged in self-admirationfeigning porn starletsBody exposedBody encasedBody paradedBody judged...

King Kong in Hong Kong

  Call it the Monkey King, King Kong, or The Mighty Peking Man. He's creating a chaotic scene in Central Hong Kong, right in front of the City Hal...

My Image of Hong Kong

Mirror Mirror East meets West. Her name Carol Gordon, Flash Gordon. Got married the year before, I met Jenny Lewis, wore her violet fly butterflies...

Purikura

  Holly and Iris having fun in a purikura photo booth in Tokyo (2005). Since hitting the market in 1995, purikura machines are still popular today ...

Faces

I met some familiar faces, I mean on paper, when I was in a museum in Reykjavik last April. I enjoyed looking at the work of the Icelandic painte...

Appropriation

During the end of 70's to the 80's and 90's, there were abundant good portrait and self-portrait work. Photo artists such as Cindy Sherman, Gilbert...

Tree's Poem

Soil gives birth to seedlingsSeedlings become big treesBig trees bear fruitsAll fruits enwrap seedsFalling on the earthA new life againSi-ling nine...

He came in

I don't remember on what occasion. He came in, seemed nervous. He sat down, I don't recall a conversation. He sat down, and began to draw. He looke...