derrick duan
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This Generation

c.2019, 56’’

Dry pastel,  acrylic, ink and coloured pencil on paper

This Generation is an autobio project, evolved from my second year of study at Victorian College Of The Arts, when I was prompted to ask the question, 'What would you say to your younger self if you were ever to meet them'. This short animation is a personal interpretation of my father's answer to that question.

This film was primarily done on paper, using traditional media such as pastel and ink, shot on camera, digitally compiled. I proposed for a screen-printing inspired visual and embraced the randomness and imperfection of the style