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Ling U

Ling U

Ling U

Ling U

Ling U

Ms Zoie Wai Yi SO

Senior Lecturer

Department of Visual Studies Lingnan University


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  • Academic & Professional Qualifications

    • Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts (Open Media), Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.

    • Bachelor of Arts in Creative Media, School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

    • Jockey Club Ti-I College (Visual Art), Hong Kong.

  • Areas of Interest

    • Art and Technology, Digital Media, Light Art, Research-Creation, Studio Practice.

  • Working Experience

    • Teaching Fellow, Department of Visual Studies, Lingnan University, Hong Kong.

    • Counselor, Trails End Camp, Catholic Community Services, Montreal, Canada.

    • Teaching Assistant, Intermedia /Cyberarts Program (Undergraduate program), Department of Studio Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.

    • Production Officer, NetAds (Hong Kong) Company Ltd., Hong Kong.

    • Programme Assistant of China Media Project, Journalism and Media Studies Centre, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

    • Honorary Residence Tutor, Patrick Manson Student Residence, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

  • Presentations

    Creative and Literary Works

    • “Distortions”, 4th Hong Kong International Photo Festival, Hong Kong International Photo Festival & LCSD, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Summer 2016, Exhibition.

    • "Aqua Muse", Ottawa School of Art, Ottawa, Canada, June 2015, Exhibition and Artist Talk.

    • "Friendship Condensation" ToI: The Quest of Art, Group Exhibition, Jockey Club Ti-I College, JCCAC, Hong Kong, January 2015, Exhibition.

    • "Weather Forecasting", Tracing Data, Writing Machine Collectives, Connecting Spaces, Hong Kong, Oct 2014, Exhibition.

    • "Glimpses", This Slow – That Fast: Animamix Biennale 2013-14, Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre (vA!) and Oi! of the LCSD, Spring 2014. Exhibition.

    • "Mediated Landscape", Hong Kong Contemporary Art Awards 2012, Mar 2013, Exhibition.

    • "Mediated Facial", Haptic Interface, AVA, Hong Kong Baptist University, Dec 2012, Exhibition.

    • "LSD|||Liquid Soap Display, Installation (Light Art)", Maribor 2012, Art Stays 10 (Festival of Contemporary Art) Ptuj, Slovenia, Jul 2012, Exhibition.

    • "Emotive Expressions", Lingnan Arts Festival 2012, Mar 2012, Performance.

    • "Floral Play", Installation (Light Art) , WCJ Local Art Commission, Hong Kong International Jewellery Show, HKCEC, Feb 2012, Exhibition.

    • "Mediated Landscape", Placemarks, Conference exhibition, Evironmental Aesthetics, Department of Visual Studies, Nov 2011, Exhibition.

    • "Microscopic Vision", WCJ Local Art Commission, HKCEC, Jun 2011, Exhibition.

    • "The Perspective of Art", I See, Joint University Art Exhibition 2011, May 2011, Symposium.

    • "Mediated Facial, Interactive Sculpture", Writing Machine Collective Edition 4, Computational Thinking in Existing Art Forms, Y-Platform, Youth Square, Chai Wan, Jan 2011, Exhibition.

    • "Photosynthesis in Motion", Public Art Project (Tamar), APO, Hong Kong, 2011.

    • "A Midsummer Night’s Dream仲夏夜之夢", Ming Po Press, 2010, Book Illustrations.

    • "Playing with Bubble Soap & New Media Experience", This Happened… Interactive Design Seminar, 2010,

    • "Toys+Joys", Interactive Installation, Edge Gallery, Hong Kong, Dec 2009, Exhibition.

    • "Radiance", Interactive installation, New Media Art Zone, Innovation Showcase, Retail Asia Expo 2009 HKCEC, 2009, Exhibition.

    • "WOODigit", Video of the Kinetic Sculpture, DE-JAM in the Museo della scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci", Milan, Italy, 2009, Exhibition.

    • "DIGITuple", Interactive Installation, Strata, Concordia University MFA Group Show 2008, Monreal, Canada, 2008, Exhibition.

    • "WOODigit", Kinetic Sculpture. , MFA subGallery, Concordia University,Montreal, 2008, Exhibition.

    • "Re-Write", Writing Machine Collective, 2007, Exhibition.

    • "Re-Write2", Installation, Compression,, Concordia University MFA Group ,Galerie ArtMûr, Montreal, 2007, Exhibition.

    • "Goods", Experimental Video. , Micro-Narratives: invented time & space, Too Art Gallery, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, 2006, Exhibition.

    • "An Obscure Family Genealogy", collaborated with Eva Lam and Suzannie Leung. Generative Art , Writing Machine Collective Exhibition, 1a Space, Hong Kong, 2004, Exhibition.

    Conference Proceedings

    • "Affording Creativity and New Media Experience", proceedings of the HCI International 2014, HCI International, Crete, Greece, Springer, 2014.