Art » These Streets Here Are So Nice 「這裡的街道真好」

Voxfire Gallery, /F 52 Gage Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong



鄧氏獲多個獎項,如駐校創造者,香港知專設計學院(2012),香港藝術家駐校,泰國清邁大學 (2012),駐廠藝術家,榮昌國際珠寶集團,香港(2011-12)。藝術家駐校,嶺南大學,香港 (2010),香港當代人物,英國文化協會60 週年,香港(2008)。現場灣仔:國際藝術家交流工作坊(香港)(2005),市政局藝術獎,當代香港藝術雙年展(1996)等。


About the artist:

Tang obtained both DFA and MFA degree from RMIT (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University) in Australia and BA (Fine Art) degree from Goldsmiths College of the University of London in England. Tang is interested in various issues such as culture, identity, contemporary city and urbanization especially in the context of Hong Kong. Her work ranges from painting to fabric and multi- media installation. Her latest work investigates contemporary languages of painting and digital technology, and the concept of world cities.

Tang received numerous awards such as, Creator-in-Residency, Hong Kong Design Institute, Hong Kong (2012), Artist Residency at Faculty of Art, Chiangmai University, Thailand (2012), Artist-in-Residence at WCJ International Limited (2011-12), Artist-in-Residence at Lingnan University, Department of Visual Studies (2010), People of the Time at the 60th Anniversary of British Council in Hong Kong (2008), Re-Wanchai: Hong Kong International Artists’ Workshop, by The AiR Association Limited and Triangle Arts Trust (2005), Urban Council Fine Arts Award at the Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial (1996) etc.

Tang’s works has been collected by museums, gallery, libraries, public and private organizations, individuals in Hong Kong, Australia, China and other places as well.



Artist Statement:

Discontented by contemporary world, Tang Ying Chi stays behind the screen, paints directly from digital projector from self-taking photographic references so as to observe the city life of peoples in the streets of Hong Kong. From there, Tang discovers an interesting world.

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