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susan pui san lok, FCHKUK, 2000 (installation view)
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Trilogies LIVE
Screening with live sound collaborations, HOME, Manchester, 16 June 2016

30 Years of CFCCA: susan pui san lok   
Solo exhibition, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, 3 June – 3 July 2016

62nd Oberhausen International Short Film Festival
Screening, Oberhausen, Germany, 5-10 May 2016

Kung Fury: Contemporary Debates in Martial Arts Cinema
Martial Arts Studies AHRC Research Network
Symposium, School of Media, Birmingham City University, 1 April 2016

Videotage / Art Basel Crowdfunding Lab
Screening, Art Basel HK, 24-26 March 2016

The Work Between Us
Black Arts & Modernism (BAM) AHRC Research Project
Symposium, The Bluecoat, Liverpool, 20 January 2016

1st Asia Biennial / 5th Guangzhou Triennial
Guangdong Museum of Art, 11 Dec 2015 – 10 April 2016

RoCH Fans & Legends 
Solo exhibition, QUAD, 19 Sept – 15 Nov 2015


susan pui san lok is an artist, researcher and writer based in London. Projects range across installation, moving image, sound, performance and text, evolving out of interests in notions of nostalgia and aspiration, place and migration, translation and diaspora.

Solo Exhibitions: RoCH Fans & Legends at Derby QUAD (2015) and CFCCA, Manchester (2016, upcoming); Lightness (2012), commissioned by Film & Video Umbrella (FVU) and De La Warr Pavilion for the Wellcome-funded exhibition, Everything Flows; Faster, Higher (2008), commissioned by FVU and BFI Southbank to coincide with the Beijing Olympics, with solo shows at the Gallery at Winchester Discovery Centre (2012) and MAI, Montreal (2014); DIY Ballroom/Live (2007-08), a Cornerhouse / BBC Bigger Picture national touring commission; and Golden (2005-7, ongoing), an Arts Council England and AHRC-funded project, including exhibitions, residencies, a publication, live events, and commissions for Beaconsfield, London, Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester, and Guangdong Museum of Art (2015-16).

Group Shows (UK): 198 Gallery, Beaconsfield, Cafe Gallery Projects, Hanmi Gallery, Hayward Gallery, and SPACETriangle (London); Chinese Arts Centre, Cornerhouse and Holden Gallery (Manchester); De La Warr Pavilion (Bexhill), Hatton Gallery (Newcastle).

Group Shows (International): The 1st Asia Biennial & 5th Guangzhou Triennial, 2015-16 (current). Also featured at Gallery 4a, Australia, Beijing 798 Space, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Shanghai Duolun MoMA, and SITE Sante Fe.

Artist Books RoCH Fan (2015), Faster, Higher (2009), Golden (Notes) (2007), and NEWS (2005). Other publications include various book chapters, articles and visual essays. An e-book, RoCH Fans & Legends is forthcoming.

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