Stephanie Sin



Stephanie Sin received her BA (Fine Art) from RMIT University in 2008 and her MVA (Studio Arts) from HKBU in 2013. As a painter, exploring on contemporary aesthetics stereotypes, paints from images that were found on the Internet and which have subsequently been altered using computer applications. Influence from voids in living environments draws from fragmentations of individuals to collective routines and insinuates the paradox of life in her works. In 2009, Stephanie founded Rental United with two artists and serve as a cluster for collaborative experimentations, which focuses on happenings and performances.    Awarded ‘Impression . Eileen Chang . Inaugural Painting Jury Award’ in 2010.   Participated in the Artist in Residence at the London Royal Academy of Arts in 2014.  Private collections from all over United States, United Kingdom and Hong Kong.   Now, she is a part-time lecturer at SCE and AVA in Hong Kong Baptist University, and currently collaborating with various public art projects in Hong Kong, such as the MTR Art in Architecture Project.

Education:

2011 – 2013  Master of Visual Arts (Studio Arts & Extended Media) Hong Kong Baptist University
2005 – 2008  Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) RMIT University
2004 – 2003  Foundation Studies (Art & Design) Lincoln University (U.K.)

Award:
2010  Impression . Eileen Chang . Inaugural Painting Award – Jury Award.

Artist in Residence:
2014Aug – 2014 Sept  Royal Academy Schools, Royal Academy of Arts, London.

Selected Exhibitions:
2017    Deep Silence, 
The Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
2016     →, Blindspot Gallery, 15/F, Po Chai Industrial Building, 28 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Hong Kong.
2016    Form Simultaneity, 
100ft Park Art Space, 220 1/F, Apliu Street, Hong Kong.
2016   The Weather Forecast : An Exhibition by Five Visual Artists from Hong Kong,   IKLECTIK Art Lab, 'Old Paradise Yard' 20 Carlisle Lane, London, United Kingdom
2016     Smokey Avocado by Doreen Chan, Stephanie Sin and Enoch Cheng, An intimate private space in Jordon, Hong Kong.
2015     Silent Waves – Exploring the quiet zone, The Library by Soundpocket.
2014    Die Young – Rental United Solo Exhibition,
EC Gallery, G/F, 72A Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong.
2014    As You Like It – Rental United Solo Exhibition Asia Contemporary Art Show, Conrad Hong Kong
2014    Tilt - works by artists from Hong Kong, Beijing and London in residence at the Royal Academy Schools, Royal Academy of Arts, London.
2014     Somewhere Over The Rainbow - Solo Exhibition 100ft Park, Hong Kong.
2014     Hong Kong Art Walk 2014,
The Space, Hollywood Road, Hong Kong.
2013     10 Years After,
Sin Sin Fine Art, Hong Kong.
2013     Pointing to the Moon - Master of Visual Arts Graduation Exhibition,
Koo Ming Kown Exhibition Gallery of Communication and Visual Arts, HKBU.
2013     504000,
Koo Ming Kown Exhibition Gallery of Communication and Visual Arts, HKBU.
2013     Happy Together @ Fotanian Open Studio 2012 Rental United, Fotanian, Hong Kong.
2012     Traits – featuring nine Hong Kong artists, OX Warehouse, Macau.
2012     Lines – Stephanie Sin,
Sin Sin Fine Art, Hong Kong.
2012     Hong Kong Art Walk 2012 Hollywood Road, Hong Kong.
2012     Performance C @ Fotanian Open Studios 2012 Rental United, Fotanian, Hong Kong.
2011     MaD at West Kowloon
West Kowloon Waterfront Promenade, Hong Kong.
2011     Asia Art Archive Annual Fundraiser 2011 Sotheby’s Hong Kong.
2011     Places I Haven’t Been
Blue Lotus Gallery, Hong Kong.
2011     Images Imaging
JCCAC L1 Gallery, Hong Kong.
2011     Women Artists 211
Sin Sin Fine Art, Hong Kong.