WASTE

Finalist

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) - rubbish hunting / existence vs respect

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) white paper cup / collected 2005

plastic bottle / collected 2002

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) branch with leaves / collected 2002

restaurant shop sign / collected 2006

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) broken unbreakable porcelain plate / collected 2002
anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) water caltrop / collected 2007

wire / nails / ring / chain / collected 1995-2005

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) timber / collected 2006

paper bag / collected 2006

nylon rope / collected 2002

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) god of fortune porcelain statue / collected 2006
anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) girl doll’s left hand / collected 2003

boy doll’s right hand / collected 2002

male figure’s left hand / collected 2006

Chinese writing homework by an oversea student / collected 2005

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) slipper / collected 2000

linen bag / collected 1995

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) nine leaves / collected 1990-2006

leaf from star fruit lantern / collected 2006

anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) copper-wire / collected 2002

black plastic eyeglasses / collected 2003

Biography

A graduate of the Hong Kong Technical Teachers’ College (Design & Technology), anothermountainman (Stanley Wong) is a renowned designer and contemporary artist.

Following five years as a graphic designer, Wong began his career in the advertising industry working as a Chief Executive and Creative Director for many international advertising companies. Fifteen years later, with his passion and enthusiasm for creative visuals, Wong became a film director for television commercials and established 84000 Communications in 2007, branching out his creative career.

Wong is the recipient of more than 600 Asian and international awards for his personal works, design, photography and advertising works. Many of his personal works have been exhibited overseas in international museums and are now part of their permanent collections. In May 2012, Wong was awarded the Artist of the Year 2011 (Visual Arts) from Hong Kong Arts Development Awards and the Hong Kong Contemporary Art Awards 2012 from the Hong Kong Museum of Art.

Additionally, anothermountainman is very passionate in photography and various creative mediums with a strong focus on social issues. For over the past decade, Wong has gained an international audience with his red, white and blue collection, representing the positive spirit of Hong Kong. In addition, anothermountainman is heavily involved in the education of design and art, and travels around the world as a guest lecturer in major local and overseas institutions.

In recent years, anothermountainman had incorporated his studies of Buddhism into his creative works. It is his personal mission to spread dharma for the hope of world equality and harmony.

Project Statement

picking them up bit by bit,

i just realized that I have been doing this for some years now.

i tried to pick up the beauty in them, the bits and pieces of the story that I’d never know.

 

i picked them up,

just because they were there.

 

i pick them up,

just because I believe that life is beautiful.

 

(anyone, anything should be respected when it exists, although they might be of no use in our material world.)