ABOUT ANGEL

Angel Hui Hoi Kiu received her BA (Hons) in Visual Arts from the Hong Kong Baptist University in 2014 and the Master of Art programme in Experimental Art at the Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in 2017. She lives and works in between Hong Kong and Beijing.

Hui is awarded a scholarship from China Education Development Foundation in 2016 and 2017 respectively. She attained Excellence Award of Art Next Expo International Artists Award in 2019 and Silver Award of New Art Wave International Artist in 2015 respectively. Also, received Outstanding Award from the 10th ‘L&XF’ China Fashion Illustration Competition in 2011, and was one of the finalists of The Hong Kong Fine Art Prize in 2014. She exhibited at galleries and art spaces in Hong Kong, Macau, Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Shenzhen, Taiwan, Australia and Paris. In 2016, Hui was invited by Lane Crawford and to create an art window display that expresses her modern interpretation of Chinese traditions and in 2019, to celebrate JCCAC 10th anniversary, JCCAC collaborates with resident artists – Angel Hui and launch a limited-edition souvenir plate set in G.O.D. store. Early 2019, she was invited to exhibit at Rosewood Beijing group show by the Office of the Government of HKSAR in Beijing.

Hui is an emerging artist who is famous of her amazing ink work on tissue paper in recent years. She is fascinated in daily objects and often discovers new meaning in them by twisting traditional art form and appropriating common materials to become part of her artwork.