Two westerners dressed in Chinese outfits taunting the viewer for a fight. Movies have made Hong Kong’s triads well known, they are normally depicted as local Chinese gangs unlike what is seen here. On the other end of the social scale are the westerners. Here the roles are reversed.
- Acrylic on Canvas
- 53 (h) x 53 (w) cm
Douglas Young is the founder and creative force behind Goods of Desire, an original Hong Kong lifestyle brand, whose designs are inspired by the vibrant culture of the city he calls home.
- An exhibit at the Hong Kong Shenzhen Design Biennale 2010 exploring the theme of the Kowloon Walled City
- Quantity Has a Quality in Itself. A stringed sculpture of plastic water pistols presented at HK’s International Art Fair 2012, examining Hong Kong’s past as the global hub of plastic toy production