/ 2017 / Fine Art / Collage

A Modern Flaneur's Possession

Objectify Space is an ongoing project that consists of nine B&W
photographic montages, each digitally constructed from
multiple photographs shot at a single location. In this project,
Wu explores how the ambiance of public spaces subconsciously
affects personal experience. Recognizing that there’s a
transformative power to physical space that photography — as
the representation of a witness of events — cannot fully render
representationally, Wu began to selectively fragment his
photographs and re-situate them within a new conceptual
framework where the collective fragments serve as a symbolic
representation that communicates a sense of searching via