Q&A: Nguan


Have you recently been living by any life philosophy? Teetotalism. What will baffle future generations about our day and age? Headphones. Are you aware of any conspiracies? I’m not telling. What is it that interests you about photography? Speech. What is the worst thing about city life? The best thing. What part of the planet would you like to explore? Around the corner. What do you think is the most plausible of the supernatural? True love. If you had to align yourself with a leader in history, who would it be? Lee Kuan Yew. Pick a field of science to be an expert within. Installation art. What moment have you most wished you’d had a camera when you hadn’t? My birth (I’d like to have burst out of my mother’s vagina with a Plaubel Makina).

Choose a job you would be willing to do for free on the side. Reblogger. How often do you take other people’s advice? Sometimes. Describe a personal hell. Questionnaires. Which living person do you most admire? Bernadette Peters. What is the best way to educate yourself? Obsessively. Ultimate camera? I wish they’d invent something that works without film. Most used camera? Fuji 6×9. What object do you want? An apartment in New York. What object do you need? Nothing comes to mind. Are you satisfied with your level of physical strength? I have no reason to be. Pick a historic moment from the last hundred years to bring a camera to. I’ve already answered this question. Describe a cheap thrill. Perception. Are impulses more important than consequences? Yes! No.

Nguan – From the series “Singapore”.