Jess Lau Hong Kong, b. 1991


Jess Lau gained her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Media at the City University of Hong Kong in 2014. In the same year, she received the Silver Award and award for Best Local Work at the 20th ifva Festival (Interactive Media Category). Lau's work explores themes such as narrative fragments, body memory and focus on iterative manual processes and the aggregation of time. Her work involves a wide range of media, including videos, animation and installation, exploring the uniqueness and malleability of each medium. Lau was the selected artist of Tai Kwun Contemporary Artists' Studio Residency 2020. She is a member of the Floating Projects Collective, an experimental artist-run space in Hong Kong. Lau lives and works in Hong Kong.