Citizenship Project     
Performance, Installation: HOMEWORK a three-channel HD video with sound, office table, chair, serigraphs, plastic, and dye-sublimation prints

Citizenship Project is multi-media installation, expanding my interest to screen prints and graphic design alongside with my primary approaches: photography, video, performance, and installation art. The project is built upon my fascination of pass/fail measurements applied in the American system. Who will pass the oral interview and who will fail it? The US-born citizens or the immigrants? Does remembering answers for 100 questions earn you US citizen status? Does speaking English qualify one to gain full membership in America?

This performance-installation includes 2 mock-up USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) officers. Participants are invited to have their photographs taken and take civics tests to "gain" pass/fail citizenship status.

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All work are available for screenings, exhibitions and purchasing

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