Hong Kong Art: Visual Archive

Tsang Tak Ping 曾德平
Name in pinyin: Zeng Deping
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Place of birth: Hong Kong
Dates: 1959-
Art Medium: performance,photography
Tsang has been creating installation, performance and photographic art in Hong Kong for over 15 years. Tsang is currently Assistant Professor in the School of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Tsang has participated in over forty solo and joint exhibitions internationally. Over the last eight years his site-specific installations have focused on and incorporated the relics of Hong Kong's past. Those installations have appeared in unexpected sites throughout the territory of Hong Kong, including the residential area of Kennedy Town, an abandoned schoolyard in Rennie's Mill, the notoriously contaminated Shing Mun River and the historic district of Sheung Wan. Tsang is the co-founder of Para/Site Art Space, an alternative space for the promotion of Hong Kong contemporary art through exhibition, publication, research and open forum.
Hello Hong Kong, Part III (1996) Installation Hello Hong Kong, Part III (1996) Installation Hello Hong Kong, Part III (1996) Installation Hello Hong Kong, Part IV (1996) Installation
Hello Hong Kong, Part IV (1996) Installation Hello Hong Kong, Part IV (1996) Installation Hello Hong Kong, Part VII (1997) Installation Hello Hong Kong, Part VII (1997) Installation
Hello Hong Kong, Part VII (1997) Installation A Diary of the Distancing Place 010197 (1997) Gelatin silver print A Diary of the Distancing Place 110297 (1997) Gelatin silver print A Diary of the Distancing Place (1997) Gelatin silver print
A Diary of the Distancing Place (1997) Gelatin silver print A Diary of the Distancing Place (1997) Gelatin silver print Storage of Amnesia (detail) (2000) Installation Storage of Amnesia (detail) (2000) Installation
Baby Wipe (2001) Installation Baby Wipe (detail) (2001) Installation Baby Wipe (detail) (2001) Installation Baby Wipe (2001) Installation
 
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Leung Po Shan 梁寶山 2001 Tsang Tak Ping interviewed by Leung Po Shan [in Chinese 中文訪問]
 
Contact the artist: sdkith@polyu.edu.hk


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Last updated: 05 Apr, 2017.