Hong Kong is often cited as the city with the most high-rises and the highest population density. Yet, even more skyscrapers are being built, and reclamation is making room for even more mega-structures, while the harbour is narrowing. Property values continue to escalate, and housing remains a burden for many people. How high can the price of a square foot of property go? John Fung's multi-exposure images in One Square Foot disarm, intrigue, and triumph. Taken at high speed and unmanipulated, the photographs are open and complex, and the geometry full of relationships that seem to carry humanity, even if the images are people-less.
One Square Foot