What makes education proper? How can we groom our children in accordance with their aptitude? Are there any fixed formulas?
Nowadays, many parents are pushing their children to win at the starting line. Is such a mindset getting far from the original purpose of parenting?
In the setting of the Giant Kid Puppet with multiple hands is restricted inside a tight space. Despite its giant body, it is being controlled as a marionette by an adult and lacks its own power and freedom to unleash self-potential.
Stickyline design team once again presents their story in a dramatic way through geometric shapes and giant paper sculpture. The exhibition aims to arouse the attention of children development and education, which allows visitors to rethink and trigger new thoughts on the current education system.
DIMENSION – BETWEEN IMAGINARY & REALITY
Stickyline was founded in 2011 by Mic Leong & Soilworm Lai.
Focusing on paper engineering and structure development, the creative duo have been transforming two-dimensional planes into three-dimensional forms through deconstruction and reconstruction.
By folding and creasing, they have created art and design in its own form as installation art, sculpture, stage design and window display, etc.
Designer Soilworm Lai graduated from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design BA (HONS) majoring in Industrial and Product Design, during which he was selected to participate in the exchange trip called The Design and Emotion Workshop in Netherlands. After graduation, he worked in packaging and product design for five years. Focusing in paper structure development and paper engineering. Soilworm is the designer for Stickyline with Mic Leong since 2011. Using paper as a medium, creating something between art and design.
Worked with the well-known local singers to create the gorgeous stage costumes with thepaper. Having collaborated with different brands, such as a leading specialty store Land Crawford, international photography society Lomography and the world’s most famous camera brand Leica Camera.