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Kinchoi Lam is an artist based in Hong Kong and Cambridge. His art mainly focuses on the pursuit and discovery of wonder through intimate aspects of daily life. He graduated in 2012 from the School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong. Recent exhibitions include “Chasing the City Frames: from Hong Kong to Houston”, Rice University, Houston, 2019, The 4th Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale: Expanded Animation, Shenzhen, and Derwent Art Prize 2018, Mall Galleries, London. Lam is currently studying a master programme in art at the Cambridge School of Art. His artworks are collected by private collectors from Hong Kong, Austria, Australia, Italy, the USA, Lithuania and Sweden.

Contact

kinclam8@gmail.com

Education

2018 - 2020     MA, Cambridge School of Art, UK

2009 - 2012     Bachelor of Arts in Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

 

Award and Grand

2019     50 Finalists, Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrator Competition

2018     Sir Robert Black Trust Fund Postgraduate Scholarships, Sir Robert Black Trust Fund

2018     International Excellence Scholarship, Anglia Ruskin University

2018     People’s Choice Awards, Derwent Art Prize, London, UK

2016     First Prize, Children Picture category, Creative Writing in Chinese in, Hong Kong

Selected Exhibition

2019     Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrator Competition Exhibition, Shanghai

              Slightlines, Hong Kong Art Centre, Hong Kong

              Chasing the City Frames: from Hong Kong to Houston, Rice University, Houston, USA

2018     ALGORITHMIC ART: SHUFFLING SPACE AND TIME, Hong Kong City Hall, Hong Kong          

              The 4th Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale:Expanded  Animation, Shenzhen, China

              Derwent Art Prize 2018, Mall Galleries, London, UK

              OPEN 「打開門」, Floating Projects 2.0, JCCAC, Hong Kong

            《玩.想》, Form Society, Hong Kong

              Pacing Around, Foo Tak Building, Hong Kong 2017 Private dairy - 12/F Foo Tak Building, Hong Kong

              Affordable art fair London, UK

         

2017     Present Tense: New Urban Legend- Resistance of Space, Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco, USA

              Expænsive Cinema: An FPC Production, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong

              Open studio exhibition, Arteles Creative Center, Finland

2016     TOY as medium - Floating Projects Assemblage session, Hong Kong

              Recurrence: two-person exhibition by Jess Lau and Kin-choi Lam, Hong Kong

              Luxembourg Art fair, Luxembourg

              Exhibition on the Winning Entries of the Awards for Creative Writing in Chinese in 2016, Hong Kong

              Affordable art fair Stockholm, Sweden

              Zine exhibition, Reading Festival, Art and Culture Outreach, Hong Kong

 

Residency and Exchange Program

2017     Arteles Residency Program, Haukijarvi, Finland

              The Key Vision of 2017 PicBookCamp, Yilean, Taiwan

2012     City University of Hong Kong's Extreme Environments programme: Mojave Desert Expedition, USA

 

Workshop

2016     Cinema Island - Instant Film Workshop,Urban Sense exhibition, K11, Hong Kong

              Community Art drawing workshop, Anderson road public art project, Hong Kong

              Culture and community art workshop, Po Heung Community Art Project, Hong Kong

              Sung Tak Wong Kin Sheung Memorial School, Hong Kong

              Culture and community art workshop, Po Heung Community Art Project, Hong Kong

              Tai Po Rhenish Church Kindergarten (Branch), Hong Kong

 

Publication

2018     Everything's Around - Independent Publication

2017     Little Big Tram - Cotton Tree Publishing Ltd

2017     Toy's Remade - Independent Publication

© 2019 by Kinchoi Lam.