Meteorological Imagination

Weather Observatory in Tai Mo Shan, Hong Kong



The installation is a hypothesis for a device that connects, reacts to, and reflects weather. It focuses on spaces of gathering. Under the weather condition in Tai Mo Shan, Hong Kong, the device also functions as a meteorological observatory. For a picnic, food, drinks, and a folded fabric are packed together before setting off; On the campsite, the unpacking of the fabric in turn forms a common space. Meanwhile, the processes that fascilitate eating and socializing also reconfigured into a device that observes weather phenomenons.