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PHOTOS – Grainne Quinlan’s Stunning Portraits of HK’s Helper Community

Best known for her Elderly Tai Chi series, HK-based Irish photographer Grainne Quinlan has built on her first maid mini-project with some stunning portraits of the city’s foreign domestic helpers. The shots, entitled ‘Victoria Park’, are due to be publicly exhibited soon in Wan Chai. The set was commissioned the HK Helpers Campaign.

Quinlan says “the aim of this work is to humanise a marginalised and often vulnerable segment of the Hong Kong population through portraiture.” Click here for more details.

PHOTOS – Why Do You Do What You Do?

HK-based Irish photographer Gráinne Quinlan (famed for her ‘elderly Tai Chi‘ series) recently teamed up with the campaign to ask foreign domestic workers why they left their home country to work in another city. A city which often treats them a second-class citizens..

Erna在香港居住愛爾蘭籍的攝影師 Gráinne Quinlan,為於維園聚集的外傭拍下照片,記錄她們為何要離鄉別井去打工。