PAST ACTIVITY RECORD & PROFILE OF APPLICANT

[note: only materials on this page lamvanessa.com/record are intended to be materials assessed by HKADC]

MAN TING VANESSA LAM 

(b.1997, HONG KONG)

 

EDUCATION

2016-2020BA Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London

Summer 2019  ⌢ Summer Academy, Salzburg

"HUNTING AND COLLECTING" led by artist Sammy Baloji and critic Lotte Ardnt

SCHOLARSHIP 

2016-2020The Wharf Art Scholarship

Full scholarship to study Fine Art at Goldsmiths, University of London

RESIDENCY

Winter 2020/21Art School Alliance Residency at The Hochschule für bildende Künste (HfBK), Hamburg, Germany.  

 

EXHIBITIONS

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

PLUSGOOD 

Enclave, London, United Kingdom

 

2019

Haam4 Seoi2 Goeng1 鹹水薑

Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong

2018  

Reminiscing Tomorrow  追憶明天

Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong

I Give You An Onion

Protein Studios, London, United Kingdom

Palette Palate

Laurie Grove Baths Small Pool, London, United Kingdom

2017 

£19 420 - Goldsmiths BAFA Extension Degree Show

St James Annex, London, United Kingdom

2016

Only Here. Only Now. 一期一會

Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong

The 9th Youth Visual Art Exhibition

Hong Kong Central Library, Hong Kong

The Wharf Hong Kong Secondary School Art Competition Roving Exhibition

Harbour City, Time Square, and Hollywood Plaza, Hong Kong 

WORK EXPERIENCE 

Sept 2018- Aug 2020

Gallery Assistant, Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art, London, United Kingdom. 

2018-2019

Founding member, Haam4 Seoi2 Geong1 (鹹水薑) - UK Based Hong Kong Young Artist Collective, United Kingdom. 

May 2018- May 2019

Gallery Assistant, Christie's, London, United Kingdom. 

July 2017- Present

Convener, The Hong Kong Outstanding Student Artist Award Alumni Committee. 

July 2017- August 2017

Summer Intern, Hong Kong Art Gallery Association. 

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE [selected]

April 2018- June 2019 

Volunteer Front of House Assistant, Camden Arts Centre, London, United Kingdom. 

Easter 2017

Program Assistant, Hong Kong Arts Development Council, Hong Kong. 

2014-2015

Hong Kong Young Ambassador, Hong Kong.

Art Ambassador, Hong Kong Arts Development Council, Hong Kong. 

DOCUMENTATION OF SELECTED EXHIBITIONS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

PLUSGOOD

at Enclave Lab, London. March 2020

Curated by Dot Zhihan Jia. Plusgood invites artists-graduates from Goldsmiths, UCL Slade, Royal Academy and Royal College of Art, Ada Egg Koskiluoma, Chen Di, Ellie Wyatt, Hampus Hoh, Matilda Moors and Vanessa Lam to reflect on the present non-linear modes of engagement/alienation within the society of the spectacle. 

Haam4 Seoi2 Goeng1 鹹水薑

Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong. Aug 2019.

Debut exhibition of Haam4 Seoi2 Goeng1 鹹水薑, an art collective founded in 2018 comprising more than 20 Hong Kong art students based in the United Kingdom. 

Reminiscing Tomorrow

Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong. July 2018.

The 2nd Outstanding Student Artist Award of Hong Kong (OSA Award) After-show

I Give You An Onion

Protein Studios, London. June 2018.

I Give You An Onion is the inaugural exhibition of the ongoing collaboration between Goldsmiths Visual Cultures Society and The Curation Society at University of the Arts London (UAL).