BIO


(photo by son)

PROFILE

Born in 1977 in Hong Kong, Chihoi likes drawing since his childhood. He graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (1999), majoring in Food and Nutritional Sciences. Since 1996, the self-taught artist begins to release comics, illustration and writing in local press media, and his comics appear in various international anthologies. Major comic albums include the collaborative《大騎劫──漫畫香港文學》(Hijacking - Comic HongKong Literature)(2007), 《灰掐》(The Train)(2007) , and solo《默示錄》(Still Life) (2003) . His comics are translated in Italian, French, Finnish and English.


PUBLICATIONS

Comic books:

-  《花花世界8:歸家訊號》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2016年7月。
(Fa Fa World 8: Home Signal, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Jul 2016.)
- 《花花世界7:雨水味道》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2015年7月。
(Fa Fa World 7: Taste of Rain, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Jul 2015.)
- The Train, Conundrum Press, Canada, Sep 2014.
- 《花花世界6:咬者愛也》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2014年7月。
(Fa Fa World 6: Bite To Love, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Jul 2014.)
- Library, Conundrum Press, Canada, May 2013.
(English edition of collected short stories.)
- 《花花世界5:隻字點寫》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2013年7月。
(Fa Fa World 5: How To Write This Word, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Jul 2013.)
- 《花花世界4:親一下爸爸》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2012年6月。
(Fa Fa World 4: Give Daddy a Kiss, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Jun 2012.)
- Détournements - La Littérature de Hong Kong en Bande Désinnée , with Kongkee, translated by Camille Loivier, Atrabile, Swiss, May 2012.
(French version of Hijacking - Hong Kong Comic Literature.)
- 《花花世界3:我老師係貓》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2011年4月。
(Fa Fa World 3: My Teacher is a Cat, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Apr 2011.)
- 《花花世界2:暑假要延長》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2010年5月。簡體版:北京貝貝特/廣西師範,北京,2012年1月。
(Fa Fa World 2: Longer Summer, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, May 2010. Simplified Chinese version: BBT Books, Jan 2012, Beijing.)
- Le Train, translated by Camille Loivier, Atrabile, Swiss, Apr 2010.
(French edition of The Train.)
- 《花花世界》,三聯書店(香港),香港,2009年5月。簡體版:北京貝貝特/廣西師範,北京,2011年4月。
(Fa Fa World, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, May 2009. Simplified Chinese version: BBT Books, Apr 2011, Beijing.)
- A L'Horizon, Atrabile, Swiss, Oct 2008.
(French edition of selected short stories.)
- Il Treno, translated by Giovanna Puppin, Canicola, Italy, Mar 2008.
(Italian edition of The Train.)
- 《大騎劫──漫畫香港文學》(江康泉合著),三聯書店(香港),香港,2007年12月。
(Hijacking - Hong Kong Comic Literature, co-author: Kongkee, Joint Publishing (HK), Hong Kong, Dec 2007.)
- 《灰掐》(鴻鴻合著)黑眼睛文化,台北,2007年11月。
(The Train, co-author Hung Hung, Dark Eyes Ltd, Taipei, 2007.)
- 《默示錄》,麥穗出版有限公司,香港,2003年4月。2011年3月再版。
(Still Life, Wheatear Publishing Co. Ltd., Hong Kong, 2003. Re-edition Mar 2011.)
- Piece of Mind, Igcool.com.inc., Hong Kong, Jul 2000.
- The Writer and Her Story, self-published, Hong Kong, 1999. Re-edition by Kubrick & 29s, Jul 2007.
- The Writer, self-published, Hong Kong, 1997.

Book:

《路漫漫──香港獨立漫畫廿五年》,智海、歐陽應霽編著,三聯書店(香港),香港,2006。簡體版:北京三聯,2007年7月。
(Long Long Road-- 25 Years of Independent Comics in Hong Kong, co-edited with Craig Au Yeung, Joint Publishing (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2006. Simplified Chinese version: Joint Publishing (Beijing), Jul 2007.)

Limited edition books and zines:

-《粉紅佛洛依德》(Pink Freud), nos:books, Taipei, 2015. Edition of 500.
-《夢的書》(Dream Books), nos:books, Taipei, 2013. Edition of 300.
- 《花花四季》(slide-viewer TV), self-published, Hong Kong, 2009. Edition of 200.


Comics in Anthologies:

- "Table-tennis", in Super Towers, edited and printed by Vincent Fritz, Germany, Mar 2017.
- "Tram", in Comics Dialogue, Hong Kong Arts Centre and Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Hong Kong / Belgium, Sep 2016.
- "Fumetto Winners", in Fumetto Art Book, Fumetto Festival Luzern, Switzerland, Apr 2016.
- 〈圖書館〉、〈借來的書〉,收錄於《敍事癖 8》,北京,2014年8月。
- "Der Zug", in Strapazin No.113, Swizterland, Dec 2013.
- "Hong Kong '83", in Strapazin No.112, Swizterland, Sep 2013.
- 《土製香港》,三聯書店(香港),2013年7月。
- "Library", collected in Canicola 11 Cina, Canicola, Italy, Apr 2012.
- "Two Trees", collected in 2wBox Set W, B.ü.l.b. Comix, Swizterland, Nov 2010.
- "I'm with my Saint", collected in Lustfully Yours, hulahoop gallery, Hong Kong, Nov 2009. Italian version in Canicola 8, Canicola, Italy, 2009. Chinese version "我和我聖人" in Special Comix No.4, China, Nov 2010.
- "Cartes Postales de Hong Kong", collected in Chine - Regards Croisés, Casterman, France, Mar 2009.
- "Havet", collected in Forresten No.23, Oslo, Norway, Mar 2009.
- "Year of Change", collected in Sai Comics No.5, Sai Comics, Nov 2008.
- 〈種米吧!〉,收錄於《漫漫食》,凌速姊妹(集團)有限公司,香港,2008年8月。
- "Canine", collected in Orang 6, Hamburg, Germany, Jan 2007.
- "Sea", collected in Bile Noire 16, Geneva, Swiss, Jan 2007.
- "Mare", collected in Canicola 4, Canicola, Bologna, Italy, 2006.
- "Whisper", collected in Sai Comics Vol.2, Sai Comics, Korea, 2006.
- 〈狗類〉,收於《漫畫家的欲望》,香港藝術中心 / Artopia,2006。
- 〈橫豎憂愁〉、〈疏離〉,收於《香港春卷》,大辣出版,台灣,2006。
- "Food for Cat", collected in Ma Petite Cuisine, Emile a une Vache, France, 2005.
- "Children Land", collected in Chez Jérôme Comix #74, France, 2003.
- "Whisper", collected in Spoutnik #3, Spoutnik, Canada, 2002.
- "The Low (Side B)",收錄於《回到「教育」本身──教育體制以外的教育行動》,街角,2002。
- Oral Love, collected in Yummy Dragon #1 - The Amazing Oral Stories, Chihoi, 2002.
- "The Whisper", collected in Stereoscomic #4, Stereoscomic, France, 2002.
- 〈一對夫婦〉,收錄於《港島線》,黎達達榮著,一本堂,2001。
- "Contemplation", collected in Stereoscomic Special SPX, Stereoscomic, France, 2001
- "The End of October", collected in Mécanique Urbaine #3, Les Ateliers du Vent, France, 2000.
- "The Sleep", collected in Yummy Dragon # 0, Chihoi, 2000.
- "Contemplation", collected in Stereoscomic #2, Stereoscomic, France, 2000.
- "20", collected in Comix 2000, L'Association, France, 2000.
- "The Low", collected in Cockroach #4, Igcool.com.inc., 2000.
- "The Two", collected in Cockroach #3, Homework Production & Commercial Radio Productions Ltd., 1999.
- "The End, Beautiful Friend", collected in Cockroach #2, Homework Production & Commercial Radio Productions Ltd., 1998.
- 〈勿當奴〉,收錄於《各位同志晚安漫畫集》,進念二十面體,1998。

Columns:

- 「花花世界」(漫畫),《太陽報》,2008年2月至2016年3月
- 「夜長夢多」(漫畫),《成報》,2007年9月-12月
- Comics in Muse magazine, Aug2007-2009
- 「漫畫騎劫文學」(漫畫,江康泉合著),《字花》,2006年9月﹣2007年10月
- 「漫畫生活」(漫畫),《明周》,2006年4月至今
- 「星期日漫畫」(漫畫,江康泉合著),《明報》,2005年9月﹣2006年6月
- 「法國漫畫多o野睇」(漫畫評介),《明報》,2005年5-8月
- 「交叉感染」(漫畫,謝曉虹合著),《Artslink》,2005年1-12月

Illustration & Text:

- 《會飛的手──秀陶詩選》(插畫),秀陶著,黑眼睛文化,台北,2016年1月。
- 《可以居──白沙澳鄉》(插畫),黃淑琪主編,香港浸會大學視覺藝術學院/啓德,香港,2015。
-  Hop Inn 旅館(壁畫),2015年1月/2011年9月/2010年11月。
- 《夢華錄》(插畫),董啟章著,聯經,台北,2011年6月。
- 《炭燒的城》(插畫),洛楓著,文化工房,香港,2011年1月。
- 《雷聲與蟬鳴》(插畫),梁秉鈞著,文化工房,香港,2009年10月。
- 《更美好年代──手製文具創作筆記》(插畫),Benedict Leung著,Sunrise Thunder Storm / Kubrick,2007。
- 〈連續下雨兩星期後的香港春天〉(插畫),收錄於《i-城志》,香港藝術中心,2005。
- 〈邊城聲光〉(插畫),收錄於《低保真》,陳滅著,麥穗,2004。
- 《弓在馬桶上的憶述者》(插畫),袁兆昌著,廿九几 / 陳湘記,2003。
- 〈室〉 (小說),收錄於《Danny Boy─香港文學小說選2》,香港文學,2003。
- 〈西行〉 (小說、插畫),收錄於 《Simple Love》,麥穗 / Creato,2002。
- 《病忘書》(插畫),潘國靈著,指南針,2001。

Plus:

Illustration and writing in press media including: 太陽報、明報、字花、Muse、成報、Artslink、Metro Pop、Jet、黃布丁、信報、招職、公正報、解碼、文學世紀、詩潮、香港文學、大紙、Amoeba、快報 Young Express、Magpaper。

 

EXHIBITIONS

Solo and Duo Exhibitions:


- "永久過渡",CL3 Architects Ltd,2016年3月19日 - 4月29日,香港。("Permanent Transition", CL3 Architects Ltd, 19Mar - 29Apr 2016, Hong Kong.)
- "塵埃未定",安全口畫廊,2014年10月18日 - 11月15日,香港。("New Dust", Gallery Exit, 18Oct - 15Nov 2014, Hong Kong.)
- "觀看之後:倪鷺露、智海雙個展", 場外空間,
台北,2012年8月11日 - 9月9日。("Behind the view - duo exhibition of Lulu Ngai and Chihoi", Cafe Showroom / Off-Site, 11Aug-9Sep 2012, Taipei, Taiwan.)
- "Unknown Emotion", Fumetto Comix Festival, 1-9 May 2010, Luzern, Switzerland.
- "啲
剁剁繪畫碎片",蘑菇,2008年7月4日-8月31日,台北
- "喝叱!智海漫畫十年展",香港藝術中心、Hulahoop、三聯書店莊士敦店,2007年12月,
香港。
("Hochaaa! Chihoi's Comic, 10-Year Retrospective!", Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hulahoop, and JP Jonsthan Shop. Hong Kong, December 2007.)
- "Reminiscence of Solitude", Club 64, July 2002, Hong Kong.
- "The Summer", Eureka Bookshop, 1999,
Hong Kong.

Selected Group Exhibitions:


2017
- "禮拜日的舞會 Holiday Dance", Book Gallery Popotame, 17 - 21 Mar 2017, Tokyo, Japan.

2015
- "Tell a Rock to Relax", We Make It studio, 28 Aug - 4 Sep 2015, Berlin, Germany.
- "after / image", Studio 52, 18 - 28 Apr 2015, Hong Kong.

2014
- "四圍望,漫漫畫",中文大學藝術系邀請展,2014年6月1-29日,香港 ("4D Comics - Invitational Exhibition of Department of Fine Arts", Hui Gallery, New Asia College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. 1-29 Jun 2014, Hong Kong. )
- Gallery Exit, at Art Basel HK 2014, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
- 回看也斯, 香港中央圖書館/藝穗會,2014年1月10-28日,香港。華山1914,2014年10月17-11月2日,台北。

2013
- "漫出格",南京美術學院,南京,2013年10月
- Gallery Exit, at Art Basel HK, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.

2012
- "Painting On and On Part 2 -- Automatic Banana", Gallery Exit - Southsite, 20 Oct - 17 Nov 2012, Hong Kong.

2011
- "Octopus - Nine Contemporary Artists from Hong Kong", Hanina Contemporary Art, 23 Sep - 20 Nov2011, Tel Aviv, Israel.
- "上面有樹木",安全口畫廊,2011年7月9日﹣8月6日,香港 ("There Are Trees Above", Gallery Exit, 9Jul - 6Aug, Hong Kong.)
- "切爾諾貝爾25周年展﹣香港再思:幅射家園?",綠色和平,中環8號碼頭,2011年4月16-27日,香港。 ("Chernobyl 25th Anniversary Exhibition - Think Twice: A Nuclear Hong Kong?", Greenpeace, Pier 8 Central, 16 - 27 Apr 2011, Hong Kong.)

2010
- "承傳與創造﹣藝術對藝術",上海當代藝術館,2010年10月15日﹣11月12日,上海;香港藝術館,2011年5月27日﹣8月28日,香港。("Legacy and Creations - Art vs Art", Museum of Contemporary Art Shanghai, 15Oct - 12Nov 2010, Shanghai; Hong Kong Museum of Art, 27May - 28Aug2011, Hong Kong.)

2009
- "樂而不雅淫畫展 Lustfully Yours", 19Nov - 15Dec 2009, Hulahoop, Hong Kong.

- "The Last Match", Survival Kit Project, Baltanakts, 12-18 Sep 2009, Riga, Latvia.
- "Friendship", Small Press Expo 09, Gallery K1, Kulturhuset, 23 Apr - 16 May, Stockholm, Sweden.

 2008

- "Textualizing Hong Kong", 11th Venice Biennale International Architecture Exhibition, 14 Sep - 23 Nov 2008, Venice, Italy.
- "Beautiful Journey, Beautiful World -- Art Container Project" (美麗旅程‧美麗世界:藝術貨櫃計劃),West Kowloon Cultural District, May 2008, Hong Kong.
- "Chine(s)", Festival BD à Bastia, Centre Culturale Una Volta, 27-30 March 2008, Corsica, France.
- "China Comics Now", London College of Communication, 7 March-11April 2008, London, UK.
- "Sinfonia -- Chihoi and Hok Tak Yeung", BilBolBul Festival, 4-26 March 2008, Bologna, Italy.

2007
- 台北詩歌節 "詩漫同盟"展,南海藝廊,2007年11月,台北。 ("Poetry and Comics" in Taipei Poetry Festival, NTUE Nanhai Gallery, Taipei, November 2007.)
- "Autobibliophiles -- Artists who make or use books", Studio Bibliotheque, May - June 2007, Fo Tan, Hong Kong.
- "Comix Magneto -- Singapore Version", Substation, February 2007, Singapore.
- "Comix World Expo (Exposition universelle de la bande dessinée) -- #1 Seul dans la foule", International Comic Festival of Angoulême, January 2007, France.

2006

- "The Inner, Outer Sphere – Hong Kong Contemporary Arts Exhibition", KX Gallery, September 2006, Hamburg, Germany.
- "District Borders", Shanghai Street Artspace, September 2006, Hong Kong.
- "Hong Kong Springrolllll -- Past Continuous Tense", Fumetto Comix Festival, April 2006, Luzern, Swizterland.
- "Comix Homebase -- Comix Magneto"(漫畫工地:漫有引力), Hong Kong Arts Centre, March 2006, Hong Kong.

1999-2005
- "40075 km Comics", L'Employé du Moi, Recyclart, April 2005, Brussels, Belgium.
- "Three thousand-layer pudding", 1a Space, January 2005, Hong Kong.
- "Portable Paysage", Ox Warehouse, December 2004, Macau.
- "Comics and Poetry", East Bank Bookshop, May 2004, Hong Kong.
- "Windows of Hong Kong", Fumetto Comix Festival, April 2000, Luzern, Swizterland.
- "Cell C: Technicolor Comix Series", Z+, 1999, Hong Kong.


FELLOWSHIP

2011 Désirée and Hans Michael Jebsen Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council.