KENNY WONG

KENNY WONG

 

ARTWORK


BIOGRAPHY

Kenny Wong Chi-Chuen is a Hong Kong media artist. He received his Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Creative Media from City University of Hong Kong in 2011.Wong puts emphasis on art and multi-discipline research to express the delicate relationship between daily experiences and perceptual stimulations.Wong interested in exploring visual patterns, alternative perceptual states, sound textures and presenting work of art by creating new experience for audience as the form of interaction.

Wong’s recently being shortlisted in the 3rd International Emerging Artist Award, and he also awarded for the Bloomberg Digital Arts Initiative 2013. His neuroscience-art work “10Hz” received the Gold Award (Interactive Media Category) at the 16th Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards and was exhibited in various exhibitions.Wong also actively collaborate with other media artists, sound artists and theater performers as a role of collaborating artist, multimedia designer, mechanical engineer/designer and art researcher.


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
AND AWARDS

2014 
Shortlisted, 3rd International Emerging Artist Award Winner

2013 
Bloomberg Digital Arts Initiative 2013 Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation / Bloomberg Gold Award

2011 
Interactive Media Category, the 16th Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards (ifva), Hong Kong Arts Centre

2014 
Solo Exhibition, “Squint”, Videotage, Hong Kong
“Squint” Audiovisual Performance (With Dennis Wong aka Sin:Ned)
Fuse::Artist-In-Residence, Videotage, Hong Kong
19th Incubator for Film & Visual Media in Asia (ifva) Festival, Hong Kong Arts Center

2013

Solo Exhibition, “][LIMINAL][“, K11 Art Space, Hong Kong
SCM7/K11 - TRANSCENDENT ORDINARINESS, K11 Art Mall, Hong Kong
Embark! Beyond the Horizon Exhibition, Oil Street Art Space, Hong Kong
The Lumen Prize Exhibition, The Space, Hong Kong
Chai Wan Mei 2013, Pure Art Foundation, Hong Kong
Soundtracking #John Cage 4’33’’, Videotage, K11, Hong Kong 


2012 
Datagaga, Videotage, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
The Next State of Mind, Nexto Contemporary Art, Hong Kong


2011 
the 11th Seoul International NewMedia Festival, Korea
Art East Island, Studio 52, Pure Art Foundation, Hong Kong
16th Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards (ifva) Festival, Hong Kong Arts Center
Videos as Writing Machine, Writing Machine Collective (episode 4), (funded by Hong Kong Art Development Council), Hong Kong
Machines of Fetish, Blue Lotus Gallery, Fotan, Hong Kong