Error log tells the fictional legends of characters residing in the Kingdom of Broken Divs. The story is inspired by the artist's experience in attending a New Media & Web Development program at BCIT. This project is originally self-published in artist's book form. Each chapter of the book is present side-by-side in coding mode and visual mode, where the visual mode is the supposed outcome of the pseudocode.
Originally from Hong Kong, Hei Lam Ng is a multidisciplinary artist currently based in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Her work spans photography, printmaking and book art. An anterior background in Chinese creative writing often adds a subtle poetic touch to Hei Lam’s art practice. These backgrounds fuse into a medium-specific approach of artistic practice that often further enhance the context. The loss and acquisition of identity in situations of displacement is often a central theme of her work.