Ngai Wing-lam, Ant

1986 Hong Kong

Introduction

Ant Ngai Wing-lam graduated with a BA from Hong Kong Baptist University Academy of Visual Arts in 2008. Her main medium is painting, and her work often depicts people with the head of a fish. These stories and characters are inspired by her own dreams and surroundings. Having grown up in Hong Kong, her paintings often take place in the landscape of the city.

Ngai currently lives and works in Hong Kong. Her most recent exhibitions include the Tales of the Ocean (WWF-HK x Gallery by the Harbour, 2020); Asia Art Archive’s annual auction 2020; Every Tuesday (Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, Hong Kong, 2018); The Voyage of the Beagle (WINWIN ART, Taiwan, 2017); 火腿 未,來式 (HAM gallery, Taiwan, 2017); Foo Tak Quartet Artists work showcase (Art and Culture Outreach, Hong Kong, 2014); solo exhibition Until You Are Here (Hong Kong, 2015); Reading the Time of Fish Man (Art and Culture Outreach, Hong Kong, 2012).

French May Arts Festival Associated Project 2021 Chinese Surrealism is Alisan Fine Art’s first time working with the artist.