February 27, 2006

Foreign Eyes

Foreign workers

What an unexpected premise for a photo exhibition!

Cameras were given to migrant workers so that they can show us Singapore as they see it, as they live it. Catch the exhibition at Objectifs and look at them looking at us.

In the second series, Day Off, six local photographers show us how maids spend their day off. I’m glad no one visits the merlion on their day off.

Posted by Karen at February 27, 2006 11:34 PM in photography
Comments

That’s my favourite pic of the lot!

Posted by: Randy at February 28, 2006 01:55 AM

Yup, mine too. Cos it shows me a part of them as well.

I think the exhibition might have more than what’s put up on the site.

Posted by: Karen at February 28, 2006 12:40 PM

Wow, thanks for alerting me to this - looks worth seeing!

Posted by: Daryl at March 1, 2006 10:30 PM

There are 54 photographs on display at the exhibition itself at Objectifs. These were chosen and curated from the 700-800 taken by the project participants. Go take a look! It’s on till 21 March.

Posted by: Tym at March 2, 2006 12:24 AM

hi, where is the exhibition held?

Posted by: SuKii at March 2, 2006 01:11 AM

go to http://www.objectifs.com.sg/events.htm and look under then for the address

Posted by: Leon at March 3, 2006 10:17 PM

i mean go to ‘About Us’ then click the ‘Contact Information & Opening Hours’ link. no idea why my code did not work earlier. solli hot…

Posted by: Leon at March 3, 2006 10:19 PM
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