The Chernobyl nuclear power station and Pripyat city where devoured by silence since 1986. The former is the place broke out a nuclear accident shocked the world; the latter is the settlement built by Soviet Union government, arrange for nuclear station’s staffs and their families. But they were both abandoned as a “ghost town” thirty-one years accompany with a roar from nuclear station.
Deformity, death, radiation, pollution, Chernobyl brought people mind always emerge out of the similar negative words. However, Liu Xuyang has found the vitality and the trace of civilization through three days adventure in radiation zone: there are surviving residents still live in radiation area, animal friendly and normal, the explorers set up their own social network, the new church and Virgin Statue were erected. This is true of Chernobyl, it slowly healing itself in process. That’s the reason why this project called "Wild Grass".
AthanLau/ Sander Chou