Hello there! Daphne is a Hong Kong-born London-based graphic designer, design researcher, and part-time composer. She is always up for collaborations and enquiries, feel free to contact if interested.


︎Design Research︎︎Publication Design
Language As Props: Hollywood Cyberpunk Cinema

A publication exploring the hidden fragmented Chinese inscriptions in the mise-en-scène of Hollywood Cyberpunk cinema. Along with case studies on Blade Runner (1982), Blade Runner 2049 (2017), Ghost In The Shell (2017) and Johnny Mnemonic (1995), and essay extract from New York based art curator Xin Wang.

︎Year: 2020︎︎Size: 135×200mm


︎Design Research︎︎Publication Design
A Visual Discourse On Hong Kong’s Utopian Architecture

The Hong Kong government spends millions on expensive architectures in hopes to attract more tourists for iconic skyscrapers and landmarks. Is it a good thing? Are utopian architectures aiding the city? Or will it destroy the poor?

The publication’s other half is flipped to invite participants and researchers to form a discourse between the invitees.

︎Year: 2020︎︎Size: 107×191mm (Envalope)
︎Size: 90x182mm (Publication)


︎Publication Design

Sheridan Morley’s Rare Music Box Collection

A palm-sized publication on the great Sheridan Morley’s love of music boxes discovered during the visit to Penrhyn Road Archives. The booklet contains a collection of music boxes found in Central London and Kingston as well as an interview with Nicolas Simons of Music Box Society of Great Britain. The hydraulic press embossed cover mimics the teeth comb of the mechanical elements inside of the musical box.

︎Year: 2019︎︎Size: 60.6x82.2mm



Publicity
March 2021
A Line Which Forms a Volume 4

January 2021
Don’t Call Me Oriental

March 2020
Intern

July 2019
Creative Conscience