Arts picks: A museum by migrant workers at The Substation

The Migrant Workers Community Museum at The Substation, part of SeptFest.
The Migrant Workers Community Museum at The Substation, part of SeptFest.PHOTO: JAMES NG

In this Substation exhibition put together by migrant workers, suitcases and backpacks line up in a row. Hung on the walls are high-visibility jackets, helmets and safety signs.

At the end of the hall sits a dormitory bunk bed, covered in laundry and with food and possessions stacked underneath it.

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