LEUNG, Chi Wo
A.k.a. Warren Leung
Born in 1968, Hong Kong.


Solo Exhibitions


2009
(Inter)Viewing Possession, Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong
Depot of Disappearance*, AiR base, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna
In the Name of Victoria, IndexG, Toronto
Asia’s World City, Goethe Institut, Hong Kong
2008
In the Name of Victoria, Korkos Gallery, Hong Kong
LKS_Select: Leung Chi Wo
, Lee Ka-sing Gallery, Toronto
2007
Text Format, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Open Home, an sound installation in domestic space, Hong Kong
2006
Domestica Invisibile*, Goethe Institut, Hong Kong
2005
Open Home, an sound installation in a domestic space, presented by S-AIR, Sapporo
2003

Where is Hong Kong?, Grotto Fine Art, Hong Kong
Color Series
, Zetterquist Galleries, New York
City Mapping: Rough Cuts, Lee Ka-sing Gallery, Toronto
City Cookie (in collaboration with Sara Chi Hang Wong), Gallery 44, Toronto
Always Gentian Blue Sky, Site-specific work in public space, Sierre, Switzerland
2001
City Cookie (in collaboration with Sara Chi Hang Wong), Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre
2000
Something about city sky, Queens Museum of Art, New York
1998
Victoria Tunnel, Para/Site, Hong Kong
Mapping the Invisible*, Fringe Club, Hong Kong

Selected Group Exhibitions


2010
Culture(s) of Copy, Goethe Institut, Hong Kong
City Flâneur*, Heritage Museum, Hong Kong
Shifting Topography, Hanart Square, Hong Kong
No Soul For Sale*, Tate Modern, London
The Problem of Asia, Chalk Horse, Sydney
Tamagawa Art Line Project*, Tokyo
New Vision: New Colours, Hong Kong Museum of Art
This is Hong Kong, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei; Kunsthalle Vienna
2009
Regreen Arts, Regreen Base, Yamanashi, Japan
Beginning, Middle and End, School of Art Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra
PAWNSHOP, The Shop, Beijing
From 2D to 3D, Sin Sin Fine Art, Hong Kong
Dwelling, Osage Kwun Tong, Hong Kong
This is Hong Kong, Loop09, Casa Àsia, Barcelona; Alternative Space Loop, Seoul; Subvision Festival, Hamburg; EastSide Projects, Birmingham; ifa Gallery, Berlin; Map Office, Hong Kong
Louis Vuitton: a Passion for Creation*, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Paradise is elsewhere*, ifa Galleries, Stuttgart/ Berlin
In Other Words, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Living Colours, Grotto Fine Art, Hong Kong
HK Sound Station, Para/Site, Hong Kong
Excuse me, are you famous? Invaliden1, Berlin
2008
Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Guangzhou Triennial*,
Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
Lights Out*,
Museu da Imagem e do Som, São Paulo
3500 cm2
- Art poster exhibition, uqbar, Berlin
Asia Art Knots, Open Space, Art Cologne; Para/Site, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Anarchitecture Bananas, Artist Commune, Hong Kong
Hong Kong & Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism and Architecture*, Old Central Police Station, Hong Kong
2007
South China: Special Arts Region, Kubas, Munich
Third Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Lianzhou, China
TimeLine; human speed & technology speed, Korean Cultural Center, Beijing
(Im)personal Space, H Gallery, Bangkok
Time After Time*, Hollywood Centre, Hong Kong
Pearl River City, Kunstverein, Hamburg
Reversing Horizons*, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai
Talkover/Handover: Dialogues on Hong Kong Art 10 Years After 1997, 1a Space, Hong Kong
The Reading Records of City, M Art Space, 798 Art District, Beijing
The Pearl River Delta, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Para/Site Portfolio – 1/xx: Hong Kong flat, Para/Site, Hong Kong
2006
Read Différance, Fo Tan, Hong Kong
3500 cm2: art poster project, Blueroom, Rome
Publicly Private: Ernst Logar & Leung Chi Wo, Spazio Paraggi, Treviso, Italy
Busan Biennale*, Busan, Korea
A Yellow Box in Qingpu: Contemporary Art and Architecture in a Chinese Space*, Xiao Ximen, Shanghai
The Pearl River Delta (touring), Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden, Germany
A Realm with No Coordinates, 1aspace, Hong Kong; Nanhai Gallery, Taipei
Close Distance, Plymouth Art Centre, UK
2005

The Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial*, Hong Kong Museum of Art
S-AIR_ASIA: Ah-Bin Shim + Leung Chi Wo*
, Moerenuma Park, Sapporo, Japan
Guangzhou Triennial*
, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
In the Deep of Reality: A Case of Chinese Contemporary Art
, Hangzhou, China
Island Art Film & Video Festival
, UGC Cinema, London
A Strange Heaven: Contemporary Chinese Photography*, Helsinki City Art Museum, Finland
Contemporary Asian Art, Zetterquist Galleries, New York
2004
Scan, MAAP, The Substation, Singapore
Neither East nor West: Hong Kong Contemporary Art*, East-West Center Gallery, Honolulu
In Touch with Visual Arts, Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
East West RetroArtive, Art Statements, Hong Kong
Wake up! Photography is art, Art Statements, Hong Kong
Intimate Re-collection, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Fridge*, Hong Kong Arts Centre
Id-map, Real-scape: Leung Chi Wo & Sara Chi Hang Wong, Gallery TEZZ, Tokyo
Para/Site: Open Work*, Centre A, Vancouver
Behold! God…., John Batten Gallery, Hong Kong
2003
SHINXUS-multiple, Gallery Tezz, Tokyo
Local Accent: 12 Artists from Hong Kong*
, Pickled Art Centre, Beijing
Mapping Asia*
, Heritage Museum, Hong Kong
A Strange Heaven: Contemporary Chinese Photography*
, Rudolfinum, Prague
Interrupt, Singapore Art Museum
2002
4th Festival des Cinema Differents de Paris, cultural centre La Clef, Paris
Motorik, COURTisane Kortfilmfestival, Ghent
Zheng/Fan
, Pottery Workshop, Shanghai
Paris-Pekin: contemporary Chinese art collection of Myriam and Guy Ullens*, Espace Cardin, Paris
Four Focuses: Four Hong Kong Photographers, Grotto Fine Art, Hong Kong
Moving Violations*, Red Dog International, Hong Kong
World Cup Through Art*, Chosun Ilbo Art Center & Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Gwangju Biennale*, Gwangju, Korea
Social Club*, Para/Site, Hong Kong
2001
If I had a dream……: Chinese / German Art Exhibition*, Hong Kong Central Library Exhibition Gallery
Re-Considered crossings: representation beyond hybridity*, Fotogalerie Wien, Vienna
Hyphenation: Contemporary Hong Kong Art*, Grotto Fine Art, Hong Kong
Microwave International Media Art Festival 2001*, City Hall, Hong Kong
Pinhole Vision*, Temporary Exhibition Gallery of Provisional Municipal Council of Macau
Venice Biennale*, Hong Kong Pavillion, Venice
Hot Pot: Contemporary Chinese Art*, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
Polypolis: Contemporary Art from Asia Pacific Megacities*, Kunsthaus Hamburg
Landscape Project*, Goethe Institut, Hong Kong
2000
Contemporary Hong Kong Art 2000, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Shanghai Biennale*, Shanghai Art Museum
Clockwork 2000, Clocktower Gallery of PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
City Detour, OP Fotogallery, Toronto
ARTscope Hong Kong*, Morphes2000, Tokyo; City University of Hong Kong
1999
Happy 00, Video in Public Space Project, Graz, Austria
Open Studio Exhibition, International Studio Program, New York
Three Photographers: Leung Chi Wo, Laurence Aberhart & So Hing Keung, John Batten Gallery, Hong Kong
1998
On Hong Kong: An Exhibition of Contemporary Photography*, City Hall, Hong Kong
Transaction *(part of the Next Wave Festival), West Space, Melbourne
Coffee Shop*, Para/Site, Hong Kong
Exhibition 6.30, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
The Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial*, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Fast Forward to 2000*, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila
1997
Urban Council Fine Arts Award Winners Exhibition, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Perfect Tense*, Fringe Club, Hong Kong
European Media Art Festival*, Osnabrueck, Germany
Hong Kong Now*, (touring exhibition), Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
Exhibition 6.30*, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Perspectives: Contemporary Hong Kong Photographers*, Space Untitled Gallery, New York
Hong Kong Art 1997*, National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing/ Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou
1996
Relic/Image, Para/Site, Hong Kong
Friulimmagina96, Villa Florio, Buttrio (UD), Italy
Exhibition 6.30, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Love is a Many-Splendored Thing, Fringe Club, Hong Kong
Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial*, Hong Kong Museum of Art
1995
Ac.cul.tu.ra.tion: Art in Time of Change*, Hong Kong City Hall
Black Box Exercise III, Centre for the Arts, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Space in Transition, Hong Kong Arts Centre.

*With catalogue


Education


1997 MFA, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

1992 Museum Internship, het Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
1991 Post-Diploma in Culture of Photography, l'Istituto per lo Sviluppo Socio-Economico dello Spilimberghese, Italy
1990 BA in Fine Arts, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Awards


1997 Lee Hysan Foundation Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council, New York

1996 Urban Council Fine Arts Award, Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial
1995 First Prize in Sculpture and Most Promising Artist Award, Philippe Charriol Foundation, Hong Kong
1990 Italian Government Scholarship

Residency


2009 quartier21, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria
2007 Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
2005 Inter-Cross Creative Center, Sapporo, Japan
2003 Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

2002 Ecole Cantonale d’Art du Valais, Sierre, Switzerland
2000 Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada
1999 International Studio Program, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, USA
Bibliography
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