Stay, create and present in th heart of Tokyo
Residence Period: 2016.07.15-2016.10.29
Above: "The Earth Nurtures Lives without Saying"
Samues Leung's residency at 3331 Arts Chiyoda will be kicked off by his debut solo exhibition from July 30 to August 1, and concluded with a second exhibition in October, 2016. Samues will expand his MFA research project by conducting local research and artwork production. He will use experiences from his own life as subject matter from which to develop his new conceptual work, exploring the idea of "less redundancy" in art.
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) RMIT University, 2015
Master of Arts and Cultural Enterprise Candidate, Central Saint Martins, University of Art London
Art Consultancy and Artist
Base of activity: Hong Kong
Media: Mixed media installation, photography, painting
Samues Leung has carried out seventeen art projects in multiple disciplines, including painting, performative photography, sculpture and mixed media installation between 2014-15. His current academic research explores how an appreciation of the beauty of Japanese aesthetics (wabi-sabi) and aspects of Zen philosophy may be used to consider ideas of impermanence in the inspiration and art making process within a fine art context.