Born in 1990 in Auckland, New Zealand, Mark Chung was raised in Hong Kong and graduated with a B.F.A from Hong Kong Baptist University Academy of Visual Arts in 2014.
Mark Chung’s most recent exhibitions include Very Natural Actions, Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong, China (2019); The Velocity Between Pacing and Stopping, Galerie OVO, Taipei, Taiwan (2019); A Tree Fell in the Forest and No One’s There, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China (2018); In the Open or in the Stealth, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (2018); Wan chai Grammatica: Past, Present, Future Tense, Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Art Centre, Hong Kong, China (2018); Empathic Park, CMC Gallery, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China (2017); A Book/Not a Book, AVA Gallery, Kai Tak Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China (2017); Dawn Blossoms Plucked at Dawn, Duddell’s, Hong Kong, China (2017); Beyond Completion, Koo Ming Kwun Gallery, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China (2017); Bókverk / Artist’s Books: Printing Matter, Skaftfell Art Centre, Seyðisfjordhur, Iceland (2017); Imagine there’s no country, Above us only our cities, Para Site, Hong Kong, China (2015); Mind the Gap, 1a Space, Hong Kong, China (2015).
He was the recipient of the Supported Artist grant from Soundpocket from 2015-16, and his work is included in the MoMA Library New York collection.
Watch de Sarthe's director Willem Molesworth talk about Mark Chung's exhibition Wheezing in Episode 4 of On-Site Notes
de Sarthe past exhibitions:
Wheezing, 5 September - 19 September, 2020
de Sarthe Artist Residency x Mark Chung, 15 July - 4 September, 2020