Annysa Ng

Annysa Ng

Born in Hong Kong.
Lives and works in Hong Kong and New York.

She studied fine art at Staatliche Akademie der Bildenen Künste in Germany and School of Visual Arts in New York. She was awarded Manhattan Community Arts Fund, 2009/10 Fellowship recipient from the Urban Artist Initiative/NYC, Osaka Governor Prize by Nippon Modern Fine Arts Association, Fellowship at National Academy in NY, and Residency at Egon Schiele Art Centrum in Czech Republic. She launched her first solo show in New York in 2005, and her first solo show in London in 2009. Ng’s works have been exhibited internationally including the SCOPE art fair in Basel, 'Young Artists from New York 2007' at the Egon Schiele Art Centrum in Czech Republic, Asian Contemporary Art Fair in New York, The Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN at Osaka Municipal Arts Museum in Japan and The 9th Chinese National Art Exhibition in Beijing. Her work was collected by Deutsche Bank, the Stuttgart City Library, Mandarin Oriental Hotel and Pacific Century Premium Development Ltd, Hong Kong. In 2008, she was named one of the Ten Talents to Watch in London Times. An interview about her art development was featured on Yishu magazine in Nov/Dec 2011 issue.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2013. Celestial Revolution, Blindspot Gallery, Hong Kong
  • 2012. Transgress : Beyond the Cultural Borders, La Murrina, New York, NY
  • 2011. Eyes Closed, Blindspot Gallery, Hong Kong
  • 2009. Her Eyes Closed, Holster Projects, London, UK
  • 2009. Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart, Germany (Two person show)
  • 2007. Weave a Maze, Economist Gallery, Fringe Club, Hong Kong
  • 2006. Toupee, Shin Choi Store, New York, NY
  • 2005. Love & Fear, Holasek Weir Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1997. The Color of Wheat, Hong Kong Visual Arts Center, Hong Kong
  • 1996. Watercolors by Annysa Ng II, Hong Kong Cultural Center Foyer, HK
  • 1994. Watercolors by Annysa Ng, Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Cultural Center, Hong Kong
     

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2013. Resurrection, Observatory at Proteus Gowanus Art Complex, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2013. Cold Castle, Family Business Gallery, New York city
  • 2012. Incognito: The Art of Disguise, Neoteric Fine Art, Amagansett, NY
  • 2012. No Trans-national - Liquid Borders and Empty Promises, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, NY
  • 2012. THE INFLUENTIAL FEMALE - Drawings Inspired by Women in History, Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2012. Manifest DESTINY, China 2000 Fine Art, NY
  • 2011. Hong Kong Whispers, 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning, London, UK
  • 2011. Observed, Imagined and Recreated, Longwood Art Gallery @ HOSTOS | The Bronx Council on the Arts, NY
  • 2011. Interwoven: Icons and Ideas, Hampen Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA
  • 2011. New Shoots Off the Old Truck - Contemporary Chinese art with a Classical Roots, China 2000 Fine Art, New York, NY
  • 2011. On Your Mark: The Inner Necessity Of Both Methodical and Unrestrained Drawing, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2011. Curate NYC, Rush Arts Gallery, NY
  • 2010. Tomato Grey: 18 degree of Acclimation, White Box, New York
  • 2010. SCOPE Basel. Booth: Holster Projects, Switzerland
  • 2010. Alternate Selves, Lexington Art League, Lexington, Kentucky
  • 2010. Beyond the Colony of Kitsch, Crossing Art, New York
  • 2010. Back Room Biennial, LZ Project Space, New York
  • 2009. Art Fair 21, Booth: Galerie Michael Sturm, Cologne, Germany
  • 2009. Unbounded, China Square, New York, NY
  • 2009. Glam Shackle & Spice, Gallery Satori. New York, NY
  • 2008. Dare to Struggle, Dare to Win: Emerging Artists from the Chinese Diaspora, Deutsche Bank, New York, NY
  • 2008. The 27th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 2008. Stripped, Holster Project, London, UK
  • 2008. Over the Rainbow of NEXT I(s) Art Project, Yoo Art Space, Seoul, Korea
  • 2008. Asian Contemporary Art Fair, Spotlight: NG/HARIMA/SERNET, New York, NY
  • 2008. Micro Macro, Gallery Satori, New York, NY
  • 2007. Black Milk, Vanina Holasek Gallery, SCOPE Basel International Contemporary Art Fair, Switzerland
  • 2007. Asian Contemporary Art Fair, Booth: HNC Culture/Beijing, Pier 92, New York, NY
  • 2007. Passport to the Arts – New Yorker magazine, Vanina Holasek Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2007. Fellowship Recipients Exhibition of Mural Designs, National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
  • 2007. Young Artists from New York 2007, Egon Schiele Art Centrum, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic.
  • 2007. Spotlight HK, the Arts House at the Old Parliament House, Singapore.
  • 2006. Who is that Girl, Vanina Holasek Gallery, NY
  • 2006. Pipe Lines, Nars foundation studio space #2, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2006. Medium One, Emergency Arts, New York, NY
  • 2006. The 25th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 2005. Women’s Voices, GEDOK e.V., Stuttgart, Germany
  • 2005. Witch Hunt, Richard Shack Gallery of the Art Center, FL
  • 2005. The 24th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 2004. Château Marianne, Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart, Germany
  • 2001. The 7th Annual Artist Abroad Exhibition, Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong City Hall High Block, Hong Kong
  • 2001. The 20th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan.
  • 2001. Samaritan Fund-raising Exhibition, Chinese Tee Club, Hong Kong
  • 2001. Forward+Rewind=Art, Gallery Meli Melo, Hong Kong
  • 2000. The 14th International Watercolor Exhibition of Asia, Shanghai, China
  • 2000. The 19th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 2000. Blue is Blue, Exhibition Hall, City Hall Low Block, Hong Kong
  • 2000. The XXVIII Federation International Des Societes D’Amateurs D’Exlibris Congress, Boston Public Library, MA
  • 2000. Reflections, Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong City Hall High Block, Hong Kong
  • 1999. The 9th Chinese National Art Exhibition, China Art Gallery, Beijing, China
  • 1999. Entering into 21st century, Greeting year 2000 exhibition on Exlibris, Engraving and Frottage, Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Cultural Center, Hong Kong
  • 1999. The 18th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 1999. Ours are not still life, Hong Kong Visual Arts Center, Hong Kong
  • 1998. 98 S.Z. International Exlibris Show, Shenzhen, China
  • 1998. The 13th International Watercolor Exhibition of Asia, Juldis Hatyai Plaza, Thailand
  • 1998. The 17th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 1998. For Art’s Sake, Hong Kong Visual Arts Center, Hong Kong
  • 1997. Arts Exhibition of Hong Kong Artists for Celebrating the Reunification of Hong Kong and China, Exhibition Hall, Hong Kong City Hall Low Block, Hong Kong
  • 1997. Tomorrow will be even better, Baptist University, Hong Kong
  • 1997. The 12th International Watercolor Exhibition of Asia, Tottori Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 1997. The 16th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 1997. Celebrating Diversity, Hong Kong Visual Arts Center, Hong Kong
  • 1996. The 15th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan
  • 1996. The 11th International Watercolor Exhibition of Asia, Petronas Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 1995.The 14th Arts Collection NICHIGENTEN, Osaka Municipal Arts Museum, Japan


Award:

  • 2012. Manhattan Community Arts Fund, NY
  • 2009/10. Fellowship recipient from the Urban Artist Initiative / New York City
  • 2010. Manhattan Community Arts Fund, NY
  • 2007. Fellowship for Mural Workshop, National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
  • 1996. Osaka Governor Prize by Nippon Modern Fine Arts Association, Japan


Residency:

  • 2007. Egon Schiele Art Centrum, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic


Commission:

  • 2003. Wall mural (in acrylic), Hotel Laupheimer Hof, Germany


Collections:

  • Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Guangzhou, China
  • Deutsche Bank Art Collection, New York
  • Georg v. Holtzbrinck GmbH & Co.KG, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Stadtbücherei Stuttgart City Library, Germany
  • Pacific Century Premium Development Ltd, Hong Kong

Membership:

  • Co-founder of Tomato Grey, a Hong Kong artist Collective in New York, since 2008
  • Councilor of Nippon Modern Fine Arts Association, Japan since 1996
  • Member and historian of Artists Abroad, Hong Kong from 1997 to 2001
  • Member of Wu Lin Zhuang Art Association, Hong Kong from 1996 to 2001


Interview:

  • China Personified, “Dreams & Dreamers” November 16, 2012, USA
  • ÖRF1 (Austrian Public Television 1) April, 2007, Czech Republic
  • TVB Pay Channel, “That’s living”, January 31st , 2007, Hong Kong
  • Channel News Asia, “Prime Time Morning”, February 2nd , 2007, Singapore


Bibliography:

  • 2012. Dan's Hamptons, November 16, 2012 – Marion Wolberg Weiss, “Exploring 'The Other' at Neoteric”
  • 2012. GO Magazine, February 11, 2012 – Mei Mei Chin, “The Very Best of NYC Art”
  • 2011. Yishu, November/December 2011 – Stephanie Bailey, “A Matter of Life and Death” (Interview)
  • 2011. Time Out, May 11-24th, 2011 – Winnie Chau, “Interview” (Interview)
  • 2011. Ming Pao Weekly, May 14th, 2011 – Chan Kwan Yee 陳筠而, “身份的剪影” (Interview)
  • 2011. Taikungpao Newspaper, May 7th, 2011 – 俞凱頴, “吳欣慈畫作顯黑白魅力” (Interview)
  • 2011. Singtao Daily News, May 10th, 2011 – Jan T.C. Wong 黃子翔, “抹走妝顏” (Interview)
  • 2011. RTHK 香港電台, May 8th, 2011 – 藝坊星期天 (Television program)
  • 2011. South China Morning Post, May 24th, 2011 – Pick of the day
  • 2011. Hong Kong Economic Journal, May 11th, 2011 – 渡邊亮, “吳欣慈 – 把五官抹走” (Review)
  • 2009. The Moment, New York Times, June 30th 2009 – Maura Egan, “Now Hanging / The Girlie Show”
  • 2009. New York Press, June 18th 2009 – John Goodrich & Valerie Gladstone, “Gallery Beat – Glam, Shackle and Spice”
  • 2008. The Monthly Public Art Magazine, Korea, December 2008 – Review issue.
  • 2008. Sunday Times, London Times, May 11th 2008 – Roberta McDonald, “Art as refuge”
  • 2007. Saatchi Online Magazine, December 2007 – Rebecca Wilson, “Annysa Ng: Saatchi Online Critic’s Choice by Rebecca Wilson”
  • 2007. Ming Pao Weekly, January 13th, 2007 – Sincere Hui, “Faces: 華麗背後-吳欣慈 ” (Interview)
  • 2007. Wen Wei Po, January 13th, 2007 – Elaine Chung, “胸圍帶是藝術 假髮也「入迷」” (Interview)
  • 2007. Apple Daily News, January 11th, 2007 – 馮敏兒, “夢中的女人”
  • 2007. Wen Wei Po, February 3rd, 2007 – 李國泉, “香港被照亮嗎?”
  • 2006. The New York Times, January 6th, 2006 – Ken Johnson, “Annysa Ng: Love & Fear”
  • 2005. The Miami Herald, August 5th, 2005 – Eileen Spiegler, “Feel the Magic”
  • 2005. South Florida Sun – Sentinel, August, 2005 – Emma Trelles, “Bewitching insights”
  • 2005. Miami New Times, August 4 – 10, 2005 – Carlos Suarez de Jesus, “Trials and Errors – Executing the art of witchcraft” Miami Today, Calendar of events – Art, August 4th, 2005
  • 2005. Miami Monthly, the listings, August 2005
  • 1998. Hong Kong Tatler, Monthly Events, November 1998
  • 1997. American Club, Member monthly magazine, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. “Fringe’97: Transparent watercolors reveal the invisible” BC Magazine, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. Hong Kong Tourist Association Guide Book, January 1997
  • 1997. Elle Magazine, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. Marie Claire, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. Today's Living Magazine, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. Boutique Magazine, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. East Magazine, HK, January 1997
  • 1997. Sing Pao Daily News, HK, 15th January 1997
  • 1996. Oriental Daily News, HK, 27th December 1996
  • 1997. New Evening News, HK, 14th January 1997
  • 1996. Boutique Magazine, HK, January 1996, Art Connoisseur Section, “Painting life with color” (Review)
  • 1996. Elle Magazine, HK, January 1996
  • 1996. Pace Interior Beaute, HK, January 1996
  • 1996. South China Morning Post, 2nd Febuary 1996
  • 1996. Hong Kong Standard, January 1996
  • 1996. Ming Pao Weekly, HK, January 1996
  • 1996. Hong Kong Daily News, 29th January 1996
  • 1996. Ming Pao Daily News, HK, 25th January, 1996
  • 1996. Sing Tao Daily News, HK, 11th January 1996
  • 1995. Sing Pao Daily News, HK, 17th December 1995
  • 1995. Elegance Hong Kong Magazine, Artist in Rose Gallery Section, Febuary 1995. (Review)
  • 1994. Ming Pao Daily News, HK, 1st December 1994 - Hui Lai, Rose Garden column, “Watercolor from the sky” (Interview)
  • 1994. New Evening News, HK, 1st December 1994 (Interview)

Education:

  • 2005. Staatliche Akademie der Bildenen Künste in Stuttgart, Germany
  • 2005. Fine Arts major under Prof. Marianne Eigenheer
  • 2003. School of Visual Arts, New York, NY. - Fine Arts major