Emerging Self is a series of portraits about celebrating the artist’s identity as a women artist. Fina migrated to U.S. from Hong Kong, where she had spent her childhood and young adulthood. She celebrates her culture and heritage, using bold color as a means to re-view the life of a modern women in an increasingly diverse society. She uses her photographic self-portraiture as a foundation for creating a series of colorful and strong personality images in the size of 40″x40″ and 54″x54. The paintings express the theme of acceptance of who we are.
Watch her experimental film The Punk Snow White And The Bitch. Fina expresses her emotional relationship with living in another city, New York.