The Machinist - Open House of Hup Yick Engineering

13 Apr - 14 Apr
13 Apr: 7 PM - 9 PM, 14 Apr: 6 PM - 9 PM
Hup Yick Engineering
Free Admission

Visit the workshop of Hup Yick Engineering - the last remaining auto part machining workshop in the Jalan Besar district to watch a short film documenting the project 'The Machinist' and browse select pieces from the jewellery and object collection produced from this project. 

About The Machinist project
Through the lens of design, the book 'The Machinist' documents the stories of a lathe machinist and his community in the auto and ship repair district of Jalan Besar. Oral transcripts and architectural drawings lend a glimpse into their tales of labour and communal spirit. We learn how they come to deddicate their entire lives to mastering a skill, and question the meaning of craft in a rapidly chaning urban context.


For more information, please visit the website https://www.themachinist.sg  

Time:
13 Apr: 7 PM - 9 PM
14 Apr: 6 PM - 9 PM

Address: 84 Horne Road, S(209081)

 


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Category // Open House