HKFP Lens: Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze takes viewers on a Hong Kong journey of cultural self-discovery

Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze‘s upcoming exhibition, City Poetry, accompanies the French photographer as he deepens his exploration of Hong Kong and Cantonese culture. Jacquet-Lagrèze set himself the task of documenting visually striking street signs and took them home, where his wife would help to translate them, slowly enabling him to decipher the characters that adorn this city’s streets. […]