Roast Pig (Diptych Part I) By Douglas Young
Depicting a typical restaurant kitchen scene with a chef preparing one of Hong Kong’s favourite delicacies. The pig is presented as both cute and gruesome.
Roast Pig is currently on display at GOD Hollywood Road.
- Acrylic on Canvas
- 53 (h) x 53 (w) cm
DOUGLAS YOUNG - HONG KONG
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.
The energy and history of Hong Kong permeates Young’s work. His artwork includes:
- Installations at Detour 2009
- 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
Young is a leading voice regarding design, arts, creativity and entrepreneurship in Hong Kong. He hopes, through his work, to inspire future generations of designers and artists to seek inspiration from Hong Kong and foster pride in the community.