Desmond Leung

PM001672

BIO

More than 10 years international experience as award winning Media Artist and Creative Director, Desmond Leung’s fine art and design background led him to integrate the artistic vision, moving image medium and creative design strategy into a unique multimedia experience and visual storytelling for audience and client through digital, interior, architectural and theatrical space.

Clients are including CHANEL (Worldwide), WestField (New York), Shangri-La (Worldwide), Emperor Watch & Jewellery (Greater China), Marina Bay Sands (Singapore), Lanecrawford (Greater China), Longines (Hong Kong), Modern Media (China), Ogilvy & Mather (Hong Kong), Swire Group (Hong Kong), Jaquar (India), Shanghai Expo and many more.

As a media artist, Desmond is a honouree of 40 Under 40 Awards 2014 in the Art category and LUMEN PRIZE finalist. His works have been exhibited in Norway, Italy, U.S, Japan, Hong Kong, China, Australia, Poland, Korea and Singapore, international art exhibitions and film festivals including the Public Art Screens (Norway), Elle Decor (Italy), CHANEL Digital Art Program (world wide), the Hong Kong International Art Fair, Asian Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair, Eastpak Artist Studio Exhibition, October Contemporary (Hong Kong), Media Pole Exhibition (Seoul), Resfest (Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne, Australia), Get It Louder (China), Stonehenge - New Media Arts Exhibition (Hong Kong) and more.


Website

http://www.desmondleung.net/
http://portfolio.d-map.net/


Recognitions & Awards

--LUMEN PRIZE--
Short listed for the 2015 Lumen WNO
Performance Award.

-- 40 Under 40 Awards--
Perspective’s 40 Under 40 2014 awards
honour talented young individuals under the
age of 40 who will lead Asia’s art and design
industry in the next two decades.

-- HKDA Asia Design Awards 2009 --
Category: New Media - Motion and Interactive Graphics
Agency: LEDARTIST

-- HKDA Asia Design Awards 2009 --
Category: Logo Design
Agency: LEDARTIST

-- Architectural Lighting Award --
(LED Digital Content Design)
by Shanghai Illuminating Engineering Society
Project: 2010 Shanghai Expo - Tibet Pavilion Façade Lighting.
Agency: LEDARTIST


Artist Video Interview
Methods of Art
by Zurich University of Art, Switzerland, 2015

Stonehenge New Media Arts Exhibition
by New Vision Arts Festival, Hong Kong,
2014

Artist Talk
2015 Methods of Art
2010 The Ambassador of Design, Hong Kong
2009 The October Contemporary, ‘New
media, New Thinking’, Hong Kong


Art Exhibition & Screenings
2016 “Here is Zine. Here is Hong Kong”, organised by PMQ, PMQ, Hong Kong
2016 “Public Art Screens”, curated by Hege Tapio, i/o/lab, University of Stavanger, Norway
2016 “Soft Home”, curated by Elle and Sedition, Palazzo Bovara, Milan, Italy
2015 “Methods of Art”, curated by Johannes Hedinger and Nuria Krämer,
Connecting Space, Zurich University of the Arts, Hong Kong
2014 “Stonehenge - New Media Arts Exhibition”, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
2014 “The Fleeting World”, A solo exhibition, PMQ, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
2013 “Signal 8”, The Cat Street Gallery, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
2013 “Wonderworks”, The Space, Sheung Wan, Curated by Mandy d’Abo, HK
2012 “Media Pole Exhibition”, Gangnam, Seoul, Korea
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, Rodeo Drive Beverly Hills, U.S
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, Robertson Boulevard, Los Angeles, U.S
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, SoHo, Manhattan, New York, U.S
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, Ngee Ann City, Singapore
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, CHANEL Ginza Tower, Tokyo, Japan
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, IFC Pudong, Shanghai, China
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, Peninsula Hotel, Hong Kong
2012 “CHANEL Digital Art Program”, Prince Building, Hong Kong
2011 “ART HK 11 – Hong Kong International Art Fair 2011, HKCEC, Hong Kong
2011 “Asian Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair 2011”, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, HK
2011 “Artist Studio & EASTPAK”, Harbour City, Hong Kong
2010 ART HK 10 – Hong Kong International Art Fair 2011, HKCEC, Hong Kong
2009 “Visual Music Hong Kong 2009”, KITEC, Hong Kong
2009 “New Media, New Thinking”, October Contemporary, I/O, Hong Kong
2007 “Project Canvas”, CommonSpace, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
2006 “GET IN LOUDER”, OCT Art & Design Gallery Shenzhen, China
2005 “Pixel Toy Science Of Live”, agnès b. CINEMA, Hong Kong
2005 “Resfest”, ACMI, Australia Center for the Moving Image , Australia
2004 “Krakowski International Film Festival”, Poland
2003 “.MOV Digital Film Festival”, Sapporo, Japan

Portfolio