Jan 2017

Luke Cheng & Karen Mok

Meal kit comprised of bamboo steamer, dumpling filling, dumpling wrappers, chopsticks, sauces, and instructions booklet

8” x 8” x 8”

This project sought to transfer cultural memory: how do I reproduce for others the warmth I felt as a child celebrating Chinese New Year with family? I distributed 38 meal kits to participants in San Francisco, designed to encourage groups of friends to make Lunar New Year dumplings together, either to recreate their own childhood memories or to experience it for the first time. 

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