exhibitions, public programmes

26 - 28 Oct 2020
Sound Forms, co-curated with Remy Siu at Tai Kwun Contemporary 

16 - 19 Jan 2020
BOOKED: Hong Kong Art Book Fair, co-curated with Ingrid Pui Yee Chu, Daniel Ho, Louiza Ho, and Eunice Tsang at Tai Kwun Contemporary 

25 Jul - 31 Aug 2019
Under-cover: Investigations in Art Publishing, co-curated with Ingrid Pui Yee Chu and Louiza Ho at Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong

10 May - 30 May 2019
Preparation Park, created with Xiaoshi Vivian Vivian Qin at Artista x Artista, Havana

29 March 2019 
Artists' Night, co-curated with Tobias Berger at Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong 

15 - 16 Nov 2018
I Sing While Walking: Tsai Ming Liang's Stories and Songs at Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong

23 Oct - 22 Dec 2018
Cinema of Masks, co-curated with David Chan at Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong

16 Sep - 25 Nov 2018
Fan Death in Bedroom, at Bedroom, Hong Kong

19 Jun - 13 Oct 2018
Cut Sleeve, Split Peach, a solo exhibition of works by Xiyadie at NOME Gallery, Berlin

5 - 31 Jul 2018
Dead Letter Office: White Glove Sale, conceived with Thy Anne Chu Quang, Yen-Chao Lin, and Kate Whiteway (Atelier Céladon) at Art Metropole, Toronto

7 Apr - 2 Jun 2018
Whispers That Got Away, co-curated with Thy Anne Chu Quang and Kate Whiteway (Atelier Céladon) at SBC Gallery of Contemporary Art, Montreal

5 Dec 2017
Valuable Information (A Double Media Bill), at Videotage, Hong Kong

9 Jul 2017
Miss Ruthless With A Smile, co-curated with David Xu Borgonjon at Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

2 Jul 2017
Miss Ruthless: A Press Conference, co-curated with David Xu Borgonjon at Spring Workshop, Hong Kong

2 Jul - 10 Sep 2017
In Search of Miss Ruthless 尋求無情小姐, co-curated with David Xu Borgonjon at Para Site, Hong Kong

1 - 4 Dec 2016
Common Aliens: Diaspora in Time, at Studio XX, Montreal

27 Oct 2016
Table Setting, co-curated with Priya Zoe Jain and Hannah Strauss at articule, Montreal

17 Apr 2016
Office for the Employment of Artists, at Mainline Gallery, Montreal

fellowships, residencies

2020
Participant
De Appel Curatorial Programme, Amsterdam

2019
Fellow
RAW Académie Session 7, Dakar

Curator-in-residence
All the Way South Exchange, Artista x Artista, Havana

writing

25 Nov 2020
"Sandra Mujinga’s Installations Suggests Ways of Seeing through Darkness," review for frieze

Fall 2020
"Channeling Energy! For Freedom Fighters," for Real Review

Sept 2020
Review of Andrew Luk and Chu Teh-Chun, at de Sarthe Gallery for Artforum

Autumn 2020
"A dream where we fly kites in water" with the work of Ka-Man Tse for Contact Sheet 207

Jul/Aug 2020
Review of Lo Lai Lai , at Tomorrow Maybe for Artforum

6 Jul 2020
Critic's Pick of Unconstrained Textiles: Stitching Methods, Crossing Ideas, at CHAT for Artforum.com

Spring 2020
"Based on a True Story: Todd Haynes's Dark Waters and New New Left Cinema," co-written with Emily Verla Bovino for Mousse Magazine

27 Mar 2020
Critic's Pick of Chow Chun Fai, at Gallery EXIT for Artforum.com

Mar 2020
"A Rehearsal for Freedom in Hong Kong," roundtable with Clara Cheung, Susi Law, and Ky Wong for frieze

Winter 2020
"Clinical Cosmology: Tishan Hsu," for Mousse Magazine

Jan 2020
Review of Xiao Lu, at 10 Chancery Lane for Artforum

Dec 2019
"Many Undulating Things (Hong Kong Climate Control)," for Di'van: A Journal of Accounts, Issue 7 

6 Nov 2019
Critic's Pick of Café do Brasil, at Para Site for Artforum.com

1 Nov 2019
"Dark Clouds over Hong Kong: Luke Ching and South Ho," review for frieze

6 Sep 2019
"The Fight for Hong Kong Is Not Over," opinion for frieze

30 Jul 2019
"A Night at Doreen Chan's Heartbreak Hotel," review for frieze

23 Mar 2019
Firenze Lai in Conversation, for Ocula

Winter/Spring 2019
"Decolonization doesn't have a synonym," review of A beast, a god, and a line at Para Site for TAKE Fashion

21 Jan 2019
"Hao Jingban: Ballroom Dancing, or the Origin Story of Contemporary China," profile for frieze

10 Nov 2018
"Crush at Para Site: What if you couldn't have it?," report for Ocula

31 Oct 2018
"Who Really is Christopher K. Ho?," profile for frieze

Oct 2018
"Tell Me When The Dust Settles: Review of Action ↔ Reaction," for AVA 7 of Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University

17 Aug 2018
"Art Jakarta: World spirit, Independence Day and Asian Games," report for Ocula

28 Jun 2018
Nilima Sheikh in Conversation, for Ocula

Summer 2018
Review of Gritty Eye, a solo exhibition of work by Lai Lon Hin at Blindspot Gallery for ArtReview Asia

Summer 2018
Review of Emerald City, an exhibition at K11 Art Foundation for Spike Art Quarterly

Summer 2018
One on One of Chiara Vigo, The thread that sings (2017), for Spike Art Quarterly

11 May 2018
"A Lifetime Guaranteed: based on the works of Wong Kit Yi," feature for LEAP
必然发生的不朽—“魔杖,交接棒与基因剪切体”〉, LEAP 独家

30 Mar 2018
"The Miracle of Creation: Jes Fan and the Craft of Engineering Kinship," profile for frieze

16 Mar 2018
"In Memory of a Free Public," report on the Harbour Arts Sculpture Park in Hong Kong for Ocula

16 Jan 2018
Review of The Preservationists, an exhibition at Duddell's Hong Kong for frieze

Nov/Dec 2017
Review of Everything Visible is Empty, an exhibition of Toshio Matsumoto at Empty Gallery for ArtAsiaPacific

1 Oct 2017
"The Low Seas," on the work of Beatrice Glow for LEAP 艺术界

1 Oct 2017
"A Blue Cloth Robe for Ballroom Dancing," vignettes of Wang Ying for MICE Magazine

publications

Whispers That Got Away
Fly Ruthless
Ruthless Lantern

A Glass House Should Hold No Terrors
Theoretically in the Gutter: A Manga Essay Collection

talks

12 Sept 2020
"Cultural Expectations and Premonitions," moderator for Agnes Arellano, Ho Tzu Nyen, and June Yap at Tai Kwun Contemporary

20 Jun 2020
"Guide to Cultivating Ecologies," moderator for Peggy Chan, Chui Pui-chee, and MAP Office as part of Art in Hong Kong: People, Place and Practice presented by the Sovereign Art Foundation and CoBo Social at K11 Atelier 

16 Apr 2020
"Live on Zoom: A Rehearsal for Freedom," with Clara Cheung, Susi Law, Anqi Li, and Ky Wong at Para Site

18 Jan 2020
"The Psychedelic Map of Asia," moderator for Gordon Mathews, Royce Ng, Mildred Cheng, and Beatrix Pang as part of BOOKED: Hong Kong Art Book Fair at Tai Kwun Contemporary

21 Jul 2019
"Sonic Healthcare Plan (Working Draft)," as part of Extrasensory Materialism Symposium at Goethe-Institute Beijing

16 Feb 2019
"The Violence of Gender Artist's Panel," moderator for Jana Euler, Liu Yefu, Julia Phillips, Marianna Simnett, Raphaela Vogel, Wong Ping, curator Susanne Pfeffer at Tai Kwun Contemporary

25 Jan 2019
"Miss Ruthless Presents Global Mermaid Sightings," a performance with Alexis Chan, Nhu Duong and Xiaoshi Vivian Vivian Qin as part of Incantations: On Ecologies, Fugitivity, and Transmission at SAVVY Contemporary

21 Dec 2018
"Where is the South now?" moderator for Françoise Vergès, Zairong Xiang, Liu Ye, and Musquiqui Chihying as part of South of the South: Rhetorics of Geography and Imageries of Delinking, the 7th Para-curatorial Symposium at Guangdong Times Museum

20 Dec 2018
"Two Speakers Prepare a Prophecy," a performance with Xiaoshi Vivian Vivian Qin as part of South of the South: Rhetorics of Geography and Imageries of Delinking, the 7th Para-curatorial Symposium at Guangdong Times Museum

14 Oct 2018
"The Promise of Second Chances," moderator for Chulayarnnon Siriphol, Stephanie Comilang, and Josh Kline as part of Ghost:2561 at Phornprapha Auditorium, Siam Motors Building

20 Jul 2018
"Collectively, So To Speak," moderator for Frog King Kwok, Teresa Kwong, Bing Lee, Samson Young, and Albert Kaho Yu as part of Art After Hours at Tai Kwun Contemporary

26 May 2018
"Dialogue Circle 1: Radio as commons," with Meri Kyto (University of Tampere), Heikki Unimon, Yang Yeung (soundpocket), and Emily Verla Bovino (SCAD) as part of Art for Radio? Radio for Art? —an artist-led symposium for soundpocket at SCAD Hong Kong

31 Mar 2018
"Art Criticism and Critical Writing: Where to Now?" moderator for Bhavna Kakar (Editor-in-Chief and Publisher TAKE), Keith Wallace (Editor-in-Chief, Yishu), Elaine W. Ng (Editor and Publisher, ArtAsiaPacific), Daniel Szehin Ho (Co-Founder and Editor-at-Large, Randian) for Art Basel Conversations Hong Kong

30 Mar 2018
"The 21st Century Kunsthalle: A Roundtable," moderator for Tobias Berger (Head of Arts, Tai Kwun), Elena Filipovic (Director and Curator, Kunsthalle Basel), Solvita Krese (Director, The Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art) for Art Basel Conversations Hong Kong

29 Mar 2018
"Labour and Privilege" with Xyza Cruz Bacani, BUFU, Olivia Chow, and Oscar Chan for Tai Kwun Contemporary

10 Feb 2018
"On Gathering: Facilitating & Curating Contemporary Art in HK" with Yang Yeung (Director, soundpocket) and Emily Verla Bovino (SCAD) at SCAD Hong Kong

18 Nov 2017
On Toshio Matsumoto and Funeral Parade of Roses (1969) with Ulanda Blair (Curator of Moving Image, M+), Taro Nettleton (Temple University Japan), and Hirofumi Sakamoto - the late filmmaker’s archivist at Empty Gallery

27 Oct 2017
"rReal Fiction," a screening of Space Delay (2015) followed by conversation with eteam at Baptist University

4 Oct 2017
"Gossip is a fearful thing," as part of FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects, curated by Leeza Ahmady for Asia Contemporary Art Week at the Asia Society

9 Jul 2017
"Pageantry as Method," with Alvin Li (UCCA) and David Xu Borgonjon as part of Miss Ruthless With A Smile at the UCCA

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