Selected CV

Michelle Kuen Suet FUNG 馮捲雪

 

Selected Past and Upcoming Exhibitions (* Solo Exhibitions)

2019
*Polluta, Floating Artist Colony in the Sky. Firstdraft. Sydney, Australia.
*Plastic, plastic, every where! (part of HKUST Arts Festival 2019) Tsang Shiu Tim Art Hall and Learning Commons, Lee Shau Kee Library, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong.
*Plastic, plastic, every where! Kubrick, Hong Kong.
Haugesund International Festival of Artistic Relief Printing. Juried exhibition. Haugesund Museum of Fine Art, Haugesund, Norway.
The Hong Kong Visual Arts 45th Annual Exhibition, the Rotunda, Exchange Square, Hong Kong.
Artists’ Annual Exhibition. Kala Art Gallery, Berkeley, U.S.A.
Mini-ArtBook Fair. Kowloon City Art Festival, West Kowloon Art Park, Hong Kong.

2018
*Polluta, Floating Artist Colony in the Sky. Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, U.S.A.
Craft Ingenuity Art Mastery, The Greater Bay Area Visual Art Exchange Exhibition. The Hong Kong Visual Arts 44th Annual Exhibition. Lingnan Tiandi. Foshan, China.
Polluted Postcards. Devonport Guildhall, Plymouth, England.

2017
Visions Present and Future, the Hong Kong Visual Arts 43rd Annual Exhibition. Art Experience Gallery, Hong Kong. 

2015
Un/Cover. Koo Ming Kown Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong.
City as Metaphors. Connecting Space, Hong Kong.
Here. Graduation Exhibition of Master of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University. Kai Tai Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University. Hong Kong

2014
*80/20. Art Projects Gallery, Hong Kong.
248 Days of School. Koo Ming Kown Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong.

2013
The Art Bank in the 21st Century. Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery. Halifax, Canada.
ART 13. Michael Goedhuis Gallery. London, U.K.
LA Art Show 2013. Michael Goedhuis Gallery. Los Angeles, U.S.A.
The Art Bank in the 21st Century. Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University. Kingston, Canada.

2012
*I Don’t Know if You Know How Much I Love You. hi art store. Beijing, China.
Asia Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair Hong Kong 2012 Young Artists Special Exhibition <Very, Vary> . Mandarin Oriental. Hong Kong.

 

Film Screenings/Film Festival

2019
Official selection. Montreal International Animation Festival, Montreal, Canada. 
Official selection. The 5th International Motion Festival. The Department of Arts of the, European University Cyprus. Nicosia, Cyprus.
Official selection. Athens Animfest. Athens, Greece.

2018
Plastic, plastic, every where! Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA, USA.
Plastic, plastic, every where! University of Victoria, Canada.

 

Awards and Fellowship

2018
50 Best Books for Secondary Students. Hong Kong Professional Teachers’ Union.

2017
One of right winners of the Young Writer’s Debut Competition. Joint Publishing and Sun Hung Kai Properties, Hong Kong.

2016
Award of Excellence (Unpublished.) Fourth Greater China Illustration Awards.
Cecily Brown Fellowship. Art Omi International Artists Residency. New York, USA.

2015
The Grotto Award. Master of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University.

2012
A Winner of Young Artist Contest by AHAF 2012.
Award of Excellence (Unpublished.) Second Greater China Illustration Awards.

 

Artist Residencies

2018
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, USA.

2016
Art Omi, New York, U.S.A.
Tidelines Ferry Tour and Nomadic Group Residency Program. Island Institute. Sitka, Alaska, U.S.A.
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, USA.

2013
Listhús í Fjallabyggðis, Iceland.

2010
The Banff Centre. Banff, Canada.

 

Instructional Artist Residencies

2019
French International School, Hong Kong. 

2017
The Harbour School, Hong Kong.
French International School, Hong Kong. 

2016
Nootka Fine Arts Elementary School, Vancouver, Canada.

2013
Singapore International School. Hong Kong.
The Harbour School. Hong Kong.

 

Selected Professional Experiences

2019
Panelist. “A Plastic Ocean” screening and discussion. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong.
“How Animation is Made, Perceived and Consumed in the Contemporary Art World.” (Part of International Motion Film Festival) Invited guest speaker. European University Cyprus. Nicosia, Cyprus.
“The World of 2084.” Invited guest speaker for visiting students from Seoul National University. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong.
“Graphic Novels are not Comic?” and “DysUtopia.” Invited guest speaker, part of series “Meeting with Authors.” Hong Kong Public Libraries.
Workshops “Plastic, plastic, every where!” and “Polluta, Floating Artist Colony in the Sky.” Kowloon City Art Festival, West Kowloon Art Park, Hong Kong.

2018
“The World of 2084.” Invited guest speaker. The Center for Asian Pacific Initiatives and Department of Asian Studies. University of Victoria, Canada.
“Plastic, plastic, every where!” Invited guest speaker. Master of Arts in Children’s Literature (MACL) program, University of British Columbia, Canada.

2017-now
Professional VIP guided tours at Art Basel, Hong Kong. 1A Space, Hong Kong.

2017
“Alumni Sharing.” Invited class guest speaker. Academy of Visual Arts, HongKong Baptist University.
“Survival Skills as an Artist.” Invited class guest speaker. Illustration Faculty. Savannah College of Art and Design Hong Kong.

2013

Guest speaker and Part-time instructor. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong.
Part-Time Teacher. HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education. Hong Kong.

 

Grants

2019
Cultural Exchange Grant. Hong Kong Arts Development Council.

2018
Arts Development Fund of the Home Affairs Bureau, the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Cultural Exchange Grant. Hong Kong Arts Development Council.

 

Other Projects

2017
Invited participating artist of public art performance 
On Fire. C&G Artpartment, Hong Kong.

2015
Invited participating artist of public art project at Canal Street by Art Together, a non-profit organization supported by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.
City as Metaphors. Juried international programme in conjunction with Zurich University of the Arts and Hamburg City University.
Invited participating artist of public art project Micro Galleries, Cape Town, South Africa

2013
Invited participating artist of public art project Micro Galleries, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

 

Selected Publications and Catalogues

Book
2017
天空膠雨 Tin Hung Gaau Jy (Plastic, plastic, every where!). Joint Publishing. Hong Kong.

Catalogues (* Solo)
2018
*
Polluta, Floating Artist Colony in the Sky. Hong Kong.

2014
*80/20. Art Projects Gallery. Hong Kong.

2012
*I Don’t Know if You Know How Much I Love You. Hi art yishu. Beijing, China.
Collection of Greater China Illustration Awards. Hong Kong.
Self Portrait Group Exhibition. hi art store. Beijing, China.
Asia Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair Hong Kong 12. Hong Kong.
Art Map. Hong Kong.
2011 Art Edition 2011. International Edition Art Fair. Seoul, Korea.
Christmas & New Year’s Party. hi art store. Beijing, China.

Illustrations
2019
Loanword. University of Minnesota Press. Minneapolis, USA.

2011
Hong Kong Gallery Guide. Hong Kong.

2009
Ricepaper Magazine. (cover) Vancouver, Canada.

2006-9
Crow Toes Quarterly Children’s Magazine. Richmond, Canada.

Articles
2019
圖書館記” (“The Library”) Hong Kong Public Library, Hong Kong.

2017
“A Student Show Small in Scale, and Only Small in Scale: Review of Master of Arts in Visual Arts Exhibition “Yet” AVA Magazine. Academy of Visual Art, Hong Kong Baptist University.

2016
“Michelle Fung: The Merit of MVA Lies in Its Difficulty.” AVA Magazine. Academy of Visual Art, Hong Kong Baptist University.

2011
“Tree of Life.” iSun Affairs. Hong Kong.

Scholarly Articles

2019
“Polluta, the Floating Paradise.”
2019 CSP Journal: Printmaking, Politics and Society. The California Society of Printmakers. San Francisco, USA.

2015
“Polluta, Floating Artist Colony in the Sky.”
Issue 6. Common. Independent web journal for Art & the public Sphere. Germany.

 

Education

2013-5
Master of Visual Arts. Hong Kong Baptist University. (Grad Show Co-Chair and Concentration Representative)

2005
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Double Major in English Literature & Studio Art.) University of British Columbia.

 

(Updated July 2019)

Michelle Kuen Suet Fung 馮捲雪

Michelle Kuen Suet Fung is a visual artist and art educator whose ambitious ongoing oeuvre revolves around a grand narrative of a dystopian world set in the year 2084.

馮捲雪從事視覺藝術創作以及視覺藝術教育,她以不同系列的作品,塑造一個二零八四年的浩大虛擬世界。