Shu Lea Cheang

Shu Lea Cheang, artist, conceptualist , filmmaker and networker, has worked in the field of net-based installation, social interface, networked performance and film production. Her work traverses between hard and soft, sex and polities, fiction and reality, fantasia and earth-bound.

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Color Schemes
Shu Lea Cheang
1989, 29 min., Color
COLOR SCHEMES uses the cycles of a generic laundromat washing machine as a metaphor to tackle misconceptions about racial assimilation. Twelve writers and performance artists from various cultural backgrounds collaborate in four sequences that present a discourse on the representation of people of c...

Will Be Televised
Shu Lea Cheang
1991, 300 min., Color
As video camcorders become more widely distributed in Asia, video makers have become active protagonists in the social and political changes taking place in the region. This series of tapes from five different parts of Asia offers a window on these movements. Each one hour tape illustrates Asia's st...

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