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  • Banner for "Switch Off the Lights, Please", 1991 [2]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a banner advertising "Switch Off the Lights, Please", a performance art by Tang Da Wu, a Singaporean artist. It is hung outside The Substation building, above the main entrance. It contains the event name in English and Chinese (Guinness Raw Theatre; 健力士粗生剧场), and the performance dates (6...
  • The Substation Garden murals [6]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen at the centre are human figures and animals with exaggerated features, while on the right are some daily objects painted under the wordings "Sunday market" and "星期日集市". Date...
  • The Substation Garden murals [5]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are beaches with coconut tree, volcano, as well as a four-piece jigsaw puzzle set. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden mural [6]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted in 1995 by local artists. The artwork depicts a plant with red hearts, and a large red flower. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden mural [9]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted by Furqan in the 1990s. The artwork depicts a coconut tree and a yellow sun. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Banner for "Switch Off the Lights, Please", 1991 [1]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a banner advertising "Switch Off the Lights, Please", a performance art by Tang Da Wu, a Singaporean artist. It is hung outside The Substation building, above the main entrance. It contains the event name in English and Chinese (Guinness Raw Theatre; 健力士粗生剧场), and the performance dates (6...
  • The Substation Garden murals [3]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are two prominent pieces of artwork, one (left) depicting buildings and dragon, and the other (right) a foetus and a hand. Date of creation estimated. Title devised...
  • The Substation Garden mural [8]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted in 1995. The artwork depicts two humans with distorted features holding merchandise and cash, as well as the wordings "The Sub's Square" and "The Substation's Sunday market". Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden murals [4]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are Chinese opera masks, a beach with a coconut tree, as well as some animals. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden murals [2]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the1990s by local artists. Seen here are three black and white paintings depicting "hope" "beauty" and "free". Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Michelle Yim visiting The Substation [3]

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows Ms Michelle Yim (Mixue), a Hong Kong actress, visiting at The Substation in 1991. Standing next to her is Mr Kuo Pao Kun, founder of The Substation. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden murals [9]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are some colourful coconut trees and banana trees. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden mural [7]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted by Sandra Lee in 1995. The artwork depicts various animals, such as tortoise, frogs and snakes, in a natural habitat. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden mural [4]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here is a man resting on a cloud, with fast food and a bundle next to him. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Michelle Yim visiting The Substation [2]

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows Ms Michelle Yim (Mixue), a Hong Kong actress, visiting at The Substation in 1991. Standing behind her is Mr Kuo Pao Kun, founder of The Substation. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden mural [5]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted by Frankie Goh in 1995. The artwork depicts the name "Substation" against a backdrop of blue, red and yellow. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden murals [8]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are human faces, volcano eruption, as well as a dolphin. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden mural [1]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here is a white cat climbing down a tree, and above the cat is an owl resting in a tree hollow. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden wall sculptures

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some wall sculptures at The Substation Garden. They were created in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are sculptures of different designs, such as shoes and unicorn. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden murals [13]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden, as seen from outside the garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. A colourful signage is propped against a tree, with the wordings "Off-stage snack bar" and "小吃部". Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • The Substation Garden mural [2]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are human figures and animals with exaggerated features. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Michelle Yim visiting The Substation [1]

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows Ms Michelle Yim (Mixue), a Hong Kong actress, visiting at The Substation in 1991. Standing behind her is Mr Kuo Pao Kun, founder of The Substation. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Substation Garden murals [7]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows some of the colourful murals at The Substation Garden. They were painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are a plant with red hearts, Chinese opera masks, a beach with a coconut tree, as well as some animals. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • The Substation Garden mural [3]

    Arts · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a colourful mural at The Substation Garden. It was painted in the 1990s by local artists. Seen here are a pair of boots and a red cap. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.