Dalang: watch


Uncle who lives in the village. He earns a living through recycling waste watches from the factories. These watches are unused but thrown away. The uncle disassemble them and recycles the metal bits for money.

The artist bought the metal parts from the villager and used it for his installations that speak about electronics production and waste in Shenzhen.

He also made a cross to respond to the church that used to be highly present in the village. However, the cross could not make it into the final exhibition because of its religious nature.