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GROUNDWORK is an architecture studio based in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong architecture, architect in Hong Kong, architect, architecture, Manfred Yuen, 元新,元新建城,
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Groundwork, Architects & Associates Ltd.

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Groundwork, Architects & Associates Ltd.

A House is Playful - Groundwork’s Play House

For 7,000 HKD (903 USD) per month, the accommodations that one may afford in Hong Kong are very small. Nowadays, for these flats to appear larger on-line, real estate agencies would take their on-site photos with extra wide-angle camera lens (a.k.a “fish -eye lens”).

“Groundwork’s Play House” was a simple comparison of accommodation sizes that one may be able to afford for 7,000 HKD per month at different cities across the world. It was amusing to realize that for 7,000 HKD per month, one may only be able to afford a flat that is the size of a standard on-suite bathroom in North America, but there is nothing amusing about this sad phenomenon when we later realized that these poor living conditions are gradually accepted by the public and absorbed into Hong Kong's social fabric.

Hopefully, our small intervention may demonstrate to Hong Kong’s public an inconvenient reality that we must address solemnly.
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A House is Playful - Groundwork’s Play House

For 7,000 HKD (903 USD) per month, the accommodations that one may afford in Hong Kong are very small. Nowadays, for these flats to appear larger on-line, real estate agencies would take their on-site photos with extra wide-angle camera lens (a.k.a “fish -eye lens”).

“Groundwork’s Play House” was a simple comparison of accommodation sizes that one may be able to afford for 7,000 HKD per month at different cities across the world. It was amusing to realize that for 7,000 HKD per month, one may only be able to afford a flat that is the size of a standard on-suite bathroom in North America, but there is nothing amusing about this sad phenomenon when we later realized that these poor living conditions are gradually accepted by the public and absorbed into Hong Kongs social fabric.

Hopefully, our small intervention may demonstrate to Hong Kong’s public an inconvenient reality that we must address solemnly.Image attachment

1 month ago

Groundwork, Architects & Associates Ltd.

A House is Playful - Groundwork’s Play House

For 7,000 HKD (903 USD) per month, the accommodations that one may afford in Hong Kong are very small. Nowadays, for these flats to appear larger on-line, real estate agencies would take their on-site photos with extra wide-angle camera lens (a.k.a “fish -eye lens”).

“Groundwork’s Play House” was a simple comparison of accommodation sizes that one may be able to afford for 7,000 HKD per month at different cities across the world. It was amusing to realize that for 7,000 HKD per month, one may only be able to afford a flat that is the size of a standard on-suite bathroom in North America, but there is nothing amusing about this sad phenomenon when we later realized that these poor living conditions are gradually accepted by the public and absorbed into Hong Kong's social fabric.

Hopefully, our small intervention may demonstrate to Hong Kong’s public an inconvenient reality that we must address solemnly.
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The regeneration of Hong Kong Museum of Education

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People come and go... but do not miss this out!
— The regeneration of Hong Kong Museum of Education

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Open the panels, discover the stories.
— The regeneration of Hong Kong Museum of Education

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Revealing the story of Hong Kong Museum of Education 香港教育博物館 ...
Playing with the🟠🔺🟧 - Shenzhen Kefa Kindergarten.

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以每月7000hkd的租金, 您如何在亞洲大都市生活? 我們在石硤尾JCCAC “房子是……”展覽中對香港變態空間的「一比一」控訴。由張海活與Gary Yeung策劃的。 榮幸能成為明星藝術家團隊的一員:

With 7000hkd of rent per month at Asia metropolitans, what would your living condition? Our work at Shek Kip Mei JCCAC “House is 房子是⋯” exhibition curated by Howard Chang Hoi Wood and Gary Yeung attempted to illustrate our living tragedy on scale, 1:1. Honoured to be part of an all-star artist crew:

May Fung
Tsang Tak Ping
Kacey Wong
Au Hoi Lam
Chan Lap Lap
Yau Kwok Keung
Groundwork
Rick Lam
Eric Ho
Architecture Commons
Dave Ho Lok Chung
KwokKin So
野人
An Gee Chan
Justin Larkin

And many thanks to Dicky Leung, our contractor, who have constructed this project as a good friend.
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When the fairyland meets the nature! Thank you for having us in the Shenzhen Fringe Festival 2020. Hope you have enjoyed it!!

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Logo and mascot designs for King’s Kindergarten! 

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Feel the sunshine and raindrops even when you are indoor - Kings Kindergarten.

Photo by: Fiona Bao; 曾天培

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When you can’t go to Japan, come here instead!
@guusan_hk

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When you can’t go to Japan, come here instead!
@guusan_hk 

Photo by Yep Bao @bossbyp 

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A place for you to rest and gather - in GUU SAN! @guusan_hk 
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Have you been there yet? Groundwork’s latest project - GUU SAN @guusan_hk
Photo by Yep Bao

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Have you been there yet? Groundwork’s latest project - GUU SAN @guusan_hk 
Photo by Yep Bao

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"City of Gaps: A Very Big Consumerism Machine" has returned from Los Angeles! Come and visit us!

"Island__Peninsula" The Return Exhibition in Hong Kong
Date: 31/10/2020 – 9/11/2020
Time: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Venue: Atrium, Nina Mall 1, Tsuen Wan, HK

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