Home in focus: X marks the spot

It did not start out as an intentional design feature, but graphic motifs have emerged as a by-product of the pandemic. Public spaces have been taped up and marked with crosses like Band-Aids or battle scars, while stark floor markings that remind us to keep a safe distance when queueing are, in effect, battle lines in our fight against the coronavirus. The Straits Times photojournalists have ventured out - while keeping a safe distance - to capture this unprecedented visual display that has become part of our landscape.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 08, 2020, with the headline Home in focus: X marks the spot. Subscribe