Nicolette Ow Highly Commended

Discipline Winner
Film & Photography

Theme
Social Issues

Year of study
3rd Year

University
Lasalle College of The Arts

Nicolette Ow's Website

In Plain Sight is a publication that gives visibility to unseen and undervalued communities in Singapore social fabric through a fashion lens. ISSUE ONE focuses on essential yet low-wage workers, in particular migrant workers, foreign domestic workers and elderly cleaners. A narration of their stories and dreams, it is an invitation to see things from their perspective, to see them in a different light and to start conversations about how they are treated in society. Accompanying the publication is a website and a series of social media activations to promote the project