Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Hong Kong
  • Pok Chi Lau
    born 1950
    born: Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong, 1985
  • Where object was made: Kowloon Walled City, Hong Kong, China (present-day Hong Kong)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 59 x 86.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23 1/4 x 34 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 70 x 101.7 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 27 1/2 x 40 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 40 in
  • Gift of Jim Sleeper
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0161
Label Text

This black and white photograph is depicting a large apartment complex with clothes hangers, broken windows, potted plants and air conditioner units hanging from building. The apartment completely fills the height of the image. In the foreground we see piles of junk consisting of car parts, barrels, etc.