Quinie Liu 

Quinie Liu is a Toronto-based artist. Liu collects life observations, using her practice to explore and examine social interaction. Working across a variety of media allows her to explore the plurality of experiences within human behaviour.

Hi, 2021
Videos with sound, 9min 24sec

looks at the role of touch and body language in communication. As a result of the the pandemic, social distancing and isolation have become the new normal and so many of our current social interactions are based online. Body language remains irreplaceable in the chaos of overwhelming digital communication. Hi is a collection of videos of different people performing the simple gesture of greeting someone with their hands, and waiting for a response.