Artist Video: Vincent Leong
Learn more about artist Vincent Leong and the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative: http://www.guggenheim.org/guggenheim-foundation/collaborations/map/sseasia/artist/vincent-leong.
In what appears to be a straightforward day-in-the-life interview, a man we take to be the artist shows us around his apartment, points out some local landmarks, and reveals his love of daydreaming and Korean film. He describes the perks of his job—travel, a fat paycheck, and the opportunity to meet people and stay out late while still spending time with his pet dog—and recalls the ease of launching his career in a Malaysia obsessed with the new. Yet something isn’t quite right…