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The 1.5 Generation

Video, Sound and photography, 2017

The 1.5 generation fall between two stools. This generation, although brought up in their country of adoption, are still not treated as equals by the locals, mainly due to traces of their cultural ancestries. On the other hand, they cannot relate wholly to the citizens of their country of origin due to a difference in mentality. Read more

 

 
 
 
 

The 1.5 Generation, Video, sound and photography installation, 2017

the 1.5 generation fall between two stools. This generation, although brought up in their country of adoption, are still not treated as equals by the locals, mainly due to traces of their cultural ancestries. On the other hand, they cannot relate wholly to the citizens of their country of origin due to a difference in mentality. The aim of this project is to make people aware of the 1.5 generation, as they somehow seem to be forgotten or ignored. I have created an installation so that viewers will be able to immerse themselves into the lives and stories of these individuals and thus, hopefully, become more attuned to such problems. Back to artwork