Portraits accroupis

  • Portraits_accroupis, Photography by Mei-Kuei Feu

Portraits accroupis ( 2000-2001 )

Three silver prints on plastic corrugated size 26'' X 96'', presented at the exhibition Chemin perdu, Maison de la culture du Plateau-Mont-Royal, Montréal

Study of posture in reference to a portrait photographer and precursor Taiwanese Deng Nan-Guang 邓南光 having his mother and nephew squatting near a cornfield in 1936. With reference to the age of the subject, each photo has a title: -I was 4 years ... -I was 8 years old ... -I was 24 years old ... This photo series is part of the project Les ruelles.