Yuan Kun is a visual artist with a strong interest in art, innovative technology and fashion. Yuan is a highly motivated and self-driven learner who likes to challenge herself and push boundaries. Her creative process involves drawing inspiration from art and everyday objects.
Halcyon is a speculative digital publication that aims to inspire humanity to create a better fashion consumerism society for everyone in the world by critically examining the fashion industry and incorporating bold, surrealist ideas that marry art, fashion, and technology from a radical and futuristic perspective into an innovative and meaningful project.
Through the use of satire and creation of a virtual speculative world that marries art, fashion, and technology, Halcyon critiques the fashion industry and its negative influence that gave rise to over-consumption and global warming.Playing with the idea of object-versus-wearer, the natural roles are reversed in this highly futuristic world - garments become the wearer while humans become the objects. This reversal of roles take inspiration from everyday life as a form of mockery and criticism about the fashion industry.