Hong Kong Art: Visual Archive

Leung Chi Wo 梁志和
Name in pinyin: Liang Zhihe
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Place of birth: Hong Kong
Dates: 1968-
Art Medium: mixed media work,photography
Leung completed both his MFA and BA degrees at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1997 and 1990 respectively. He also completed a Post-Diploma in the Culture of Photography, I'lstituto per lo Suiluppo Socio-Economic dello Spilimberghese, Italy in 1991. He was granted a Museum Internship at the Ghent Museum of Modern Art, Belgium in 1992. Between 1990 and 1998, he has received several awards and scholarships: Project Grant, Hong Kong Arts Development Council (1998); Lee Hysan Foundation Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council, New York (1997); Scholarship of Atelierhaus Worpsvede, Germany (1996); Urban Council Fine Arts Award, Contemporary Kong Kong Art Biennial (1996); First Prize in Sculpture and Most Promising Artist Award, Philippe Charriol Foundation, Hong Kong (1995) & Italian Government Scholarship (1990).
Sai Ying Pun (1994) Silver print 40.5x40.5cmVictoria (Wik Dor Lei) (1997) Woodcarving 198x137cmPeak of Victoria (1998) Wood, photos, Plexiglas, hinge, electrical torch 100x100x150cmPeak of Victoria (interior view) (1998) Wood, photos, Plexiglas, hinge, electrical torch 100x100x150cm
Frank Lin Meets Broad Wai (1999) Wood, photos, Plexiglas, hinge 132x102cmFrank Lin Meets Broad Wai (detail) (1999) Wood, photos, Plexiglas, hinge 132x102cm15 West 26 (1999) C-print Dimension variableChambers (1999) C-print Dimension variable
800 Persons at 15 West 26 (2000) Plastic figurines on mirror Diameter 32cm800 Persons at 15 West 26 (detail) (2000) Plastic figurines on mirror Diameter 32cmChambers Blocks (2000) Paper 177x52x25cmChambers (2000) Cotton fabric and steel cables, etc. 183x137x915cm
Chambers (2000) Video performance (stills) 5 mins. City Cookie of Shanghai (in collaboration with Sara Wong Chi Hang) (2000) Video (stills) 15 mins.Talking Sky (2000/2001) Chandeliers, photos mounted on tables Dimension variableTalking Sky (part-photo) (2000/2001) Chandeliers, photos mounted on tables Dimension variable
Talking Sky (part- Chandelier) (2000/2001) Chandeliers, photos mounted on tables Dimension variableHong Kong Venice [prototype for Crossing Sky and City Cookie (HK-Venice Version)] (2001) C-print Dimension variableSucking (Sky) (2001) TV monitors, SVCD, fabric sculptures with aluminum framework framework, Dimension variableSucking (Sky) (Part- video stills) (2001) TV monitors, SVCD, fabric sculptures with aluminum framework Dimension variable
 
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Author 作者 Year Title of Article [Related Information]
Clarke, David 祈大衛 2013 Conversation with Warren Leung and Lam Tung-pang on Hong Kong Art, 20 March 2013 [audio file]
Leung Po Shan 梁寶山 2001 Leung Chi Wo, Warren interviewed by Leung Po Shan [in Chinese 中文訪問]
 
Contact the artist: wleung@para-site.org.hk, info@leungchiwo.com
Official artist website: http://www.leungchiwo.com/


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Last updated: 05 Apr, 2017.