Host：Wong Ka Ying
In conjunction with the “8th Touch Art Festival – Every Month” exhibition, visually impaired artists and sighted artists will respond to the exploration of multi-sensory art through their works in different media. The artists and curator will share their ideas and stories behind their works and the exhibition, and interpret the artistic vision of communion and empathy.
Wong Ka Ying is the guest curator of the Touch Art Festival this year, she is an artist and writer based in Hong Kong. She received her BFA degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2013 and obtained her M.Phil. Visual Arts from Hong Kong Baptist University in 2021, currently a PhD student in Cultural Studies at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Wong expresses passion in writing, curating and art educations. She made an outward appearance on various public sharing, seminars, panel discussions and talks, actively engaging with the communities and art lovers.