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Artist Pudy Tong applied many washes of colour to form an always-incomplete image of a boy in his "Moonsburg" paintings. The images are Tong’s attempt to put a face to the voice of a boy heard over the public address system one morning at the Mundsburg, Germany, train station. Tong is a fourth-year fine arts student at UBC.

Art Students Go Global

Art student Pudy Tong stood on the train station platform in Mundsburg, Germany – in the same place he stood each morning on his way to the university – and realized something had changed. The familiar female voice of the station announcer was gone. In its place, a young boy’s voice heralded the next arriving […]