The Missing Voice: Visual Literacy and Intelligence

It was a self directed project within MA module run by Kingston Uni., starting from an overall research and explorations of plain shapes, gradually accumulating a body of visuals, and finally these processes resulted in personal reflection of Taiwanese tribal tattoos, which I retouched the old day patterns and combine them in photographies. Therefore, here came the following brief for my final piece:

Against the mundane impression of taiwanese tribal pattern, which lacks of cultural understanding but bias, the photography aims to rebuild the respect of native cultures and volume up their strength, nobility, and the sacredness.