Biography :

Hui Wai-Keung was born and lives in Hong Kong. He received his MFA from School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong, and graduated in diploma in Fine Art from Hong Kong Art School. Hui has exhibited locally and aboard, including ifva Awards, 404 Electronic Art Festival, and Milan Triennale. He is also active in artist-in-residency programs that held in Europe and Asia, including ARCUS Project in Japan.

Have attempted various art forms, Hui Wai-Keung is now focusing on digital media, such as software, game or generative art. Hui is exploring the alternative possibility of art, with a view to expanding horizon of human concepts and experience; but he still treasures the traditional aesthetic values. He believes it is time for art to go back to sublime, but a new definition of sublime. 

Resume :

Artist in Residency :

2013     Openspace Bae, Busan, South Korea

2012     Sumu A.i.R, Titanik Gallery, Turku, Finland

2011     ARCUS Project, Moriya, Ibaraki, Japan  

2011     Kuenstlerhaus Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

Award :

2017     Best Local Work in Media Arts Category, The 22nd ifva Awards, Hong Kong

Curating :

2016    “Black Bile”, 100ft. PARK Gallery, Hong Kong

Solo Exhibition :

2017    "Anywhere Out Of The World", Goethe-Gallery & Black Box Studio, Hong Kong

2013    “Emerging Artist Award – Solo Exhibition of Hui Wai Keung”, Sin Pin Pier - Absolutely Art Space, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2011    “Plastron – another side”, Kuenstlerhaus Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

2007   “Toyology”, White Tube, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong

Group Exhibitions :

2017    "PLAY.GROUND: video game art from Hong Kong", Tokyo Arts and Space hongo (Tokyo Wonder Site), Toyko, Japan

2017    "We <3 Machinima!", "Next Level - Festival for Games 2017", Black Box im Filmmuseum, Düsseldorf, Germany

2017    “The 22nd ifva Awards”, Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong

2016    "GAME VIDEO/ART. A SURVEY", "XXI Triennale International Exhibition. 21st Century. Design after Design", the Contemporary Hall Gallery, IULM University, Milan, Italy

2014    “HUI, Wai Keung and HAO, Lap Yan Benjamin's Joint Exhibition”, Front \ SiDE gallery, Hong Kong

2013    “MaD@Freespace Fest Collaborative Programmes: Construction in Progress”, West Kowloon Waterfront Promenade, Hong Kong

2012    Breathing pop-up art space, Turku, Finland

2010    “65th”, Artist Commune, Cattle Depot Artist Village, Hong Kong  

2009   “ART & DEMOCRACY IV”, Gallery H, New York City, USA

2009   “Art in Busan 2009 : Inter-City”, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea  

2009   “Feng Yu Piao Yao Ai Guo Shi”, Artist Commune, Cattle Depot Artist Village, Hong Kong  

2008   “Life . Play”, Fringe Club, Hong Kong  

2008   “Athens Video Art Festival 08”, “Technopolis”, Athens, Greece

2007   “Kwun Tong Artist Studios Open Day”, artist studios in Kwun Tong industrial area, Hong Kong  

2006   “Artiple – An Artist Product Project”, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong  

2006   “Outsourcing Project”, Too Art Gallery, Hong Kong  

2004   “International Festival of Electronic Art 404″, Juan B. Castagnino Art Museum and CEC, Rosario, Argentina

2004   “Emomentless”, 1a space, Cattle Depot Artist Village, Hong Kong  

Education :

2004   Graduated in MFA in Media Design and Technology (Full-Time), School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong  

2005   Graduated in Diploma in Fine Art (Sculpture) (Part-Time Evening), Hong Kong Art School