Haining ZHU | USA | NY - Parsons The New School for Design

Haining ZHU | USA | NY - Parsons The New School for Design
Concept - Stigma against mentally ill is so powerful that discrimination and prejudice about psychiatric hospitals and patients are common in public opinion. “Asylum” collection is designed to raise public awareness of this cultural issue.

Credit Photo: Carly Cram

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