PhD (CUHK), M.A. (Yale), B. Soc. Sc. (HKU)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Lecturer,
    General Education Foundation Programme

Academic Interests

  • Teaching and Learning in General Education
  • Ideas of the Humanities
  • Theories of Feminism
  • Theories of Culture
  • Theories of Contemporary Art
  • Sonic Studies in Art and Culture

Recent Publications

  • 2013:
    • Ed. Pocket 2: say, Listen, soundpocket: Hong Kong, 2013.
    • Ed. Away from the crowd – the art of Jaffa Lam, Hong Kong, 2013.
  • 2012:
    • "Art education in the university itself – a perspective from general education" in What Do Artists Know? Ed. James Elkins, The Stone Summer Theory Institutes: Volume Three, University Park: Penn State University Press, 2012.
    • Hong Kong Photographers’ Series 7 – Alfred Ko, Hong Kong: Asia One Publishing, 2012.
    • "Putting sensitivity in place – Phoebe Hui" and "Divided Attention – Samson Young" in Hong Kong Artists, 20 Portraits, Eds. Cordelia and Christoph Noe, Hong Kong: Verlag für moderne Kunst, 2012.
  • 2011:
    • "(Is there such a thing as) sound art and its development in Hong Kong" in Hong Kong Visual Arts Year Book 2009, Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2011.
  • 2010:
    • "Nothing but a few longer looks" in Hong Kong Photo Series 2: Social Landscape, Hong Kong: Hong Kong Heritage Museum, 2010.
    • "To curate is to take care of" in Muses and Drivers: 23 Curatorial Propositions for Tomorrow, edited by Michael Lee, Hong Kong: Para/Site Art Space, Studio Bibliothèque and Seed, 2010.
    • Ed. Grandma Grandpa Cook, Hong Kong: MCCM Creations, 2010.
  • 2009:
    • "To show, to hide, to seek – review on Chinese is a Plus" in Chinese is a Plus, by Sylvie Boisseau and Frank Westermeyer, Germany, Kerber Verlag: Bielefeld, 2009
    • Ed. Art Responds to 14QK, an exhibition catalogue. Hong Kong: HKADC, 2009.

Curatorial Work

  • 2010:
    • Around sound art festival and retreat 2010 (Co-curated with Susie Law)
  • 2009:
    • October Contemporary - Now, or Never (2009)
    • Burdening Representations – historical memory of China from Hong Kong (2009)
    • IPO – Emotional Economies (2009)
    • Around sound art festival 2009