Tam Wai Ping
Tam Wai Ping graduated from the Department of Fine Art, University of Reading in 1991, and completed his postgraduate study with a mark of distinction from the Slade School of Fine Art, University College of London in 1995. He currently serves as an associate professor in the Department of Fine Arts of The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
His works in various media, and is notable for his photography, installation and environmental art. His early work explores the definition of real, to search the situational difference between fact and reality. In face of the hardships in reality, he has been trying to find ways to contextualise history and contemporary life in which exploring the relationship between ‘individual and land’ and leading to the investigation of ‘modernity’ in Asian values. His recent interest looking at the relationships between ‘text’, ‘object’ and ‘image’ re-evaluates how art can serve as a cognitive experience.
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Viktoria creates her own cultural totems with rich colors and symbols. These totems contain elements of city, people and environment, as well as symbols to integrate complex and diverse cultures, which expresses her vision for the mankind’s mutual cultural prosperity. This kind of creation stems from her sensitivity to urban cultures as a journalist and Russia’s diverse cultural environment.
2021 Residency Artist
Yancey Lee(b.1995) is a visual artist who based in Shanghai. Her creation points to the individual’s inner world, and has a great relationship with individual consciousness, body, and memory. She takes the natural state of life as part of art, so she creates works in an experimental way for exploring the natural state of how the life is.
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Nie Mengxi is determined to be a freelance artist. Because there seems a passage between art and travel connecting what is abstract with specific locations, one can enjoy art within it. Meanwhile, she works on her official account: “Fun Art Garage”In recent years, she moved around nine places including six castles, traveling to 14 European countries and regions. Besides, she also made multi-disciplinary practices and held exhibitions…
2019 Residency Artist
Gifted by a very strong sensitivity, Mathilde Guegan explores the language of drawing and emotions.Her simple and strong graphics come into resonance with the people when she realizes her large mural frescoes.On social networks, she shares her creative process in a live drawn diary whose readership never stops growing.Using a comic-tragic tone and her character with a triangle head, she celebrates life, children and the path of creation.
2019 Residency Artist
New Zealand based PainterHe has a fervent interest in humanity. Expressing the human subject through oil painting,sketches, and any other medium or form of expression that comes naturally for what he want to communicate. Therefore the experience of other cultures and exploring new environments is a necessity in the development of my practice.He is now on a journey to become more conscious and self-aware as an artist. He hopes to extend his knowledge and art through the sharing, learning and creating with artists and environments.
2019 Residency Artist
Born in Ponte Nova, MG, Brazil(1984), Eduardo graduated in Painting at the Escola de Belas Artes of UFMG (2009). As soon as he finished the school, he moved to Lisbon, Portugal, to make a Master in Painting at the Faculdade de Belas Artes of the University of Lisbon, finishing his academic period in the middle of 2013. He always used as raw material the diversity of social contexts where he lived, and this becomes evident in his works as the time passes by.His works can be acid, critical and sometimes comic.
Cecile Daimez is a French artist who lives and works in Paris. She studied art at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Appliques and the history of art at the Ecole du Louvre. She has worked for 25 years in stage sets for national theaters, opera, cinema and television. She taught the scenography at the Ecole Superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris [ENSAD] was Master of Conference at the Ecole Nationale Superieure Paris-Val-de-Seine. Today she is essentially devoted to artistic creation; painting, performance, ephemeral sculpturs and collage.