an ordinary city

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Category: hong kong

anxious landscape

‘For all its inconveniences, Laing was satisfied with life in the high-rise.’

– J.G. Ballard, High-Rise.

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a sunday in hong-kong

In Hong-Kong, Sundays are off for the majority of administrations and companies. Central districts, bustling by the week, are now evolving at a quiet pace. Yet, if white collars have deserted the streets, they’ve been replaced by another part of the population. Every Sunday, domestic workers take over the city’s public spaces to enjoy their rest day.

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