PeopleAlumnx (MFA), Class of 2010

Eric Siu

Eric Siu is a young new media artist raised in Hong Kong and currently a graduate student of Design | Media Arts in UCLA. In 2008, he completed a 12-month cultural exchange and research project in the United States funded by Lee Hysan Foundation, Asian Cultural Council. His video art and multi-media works have been shown both locally and internationally including USA, Australia, Japan, Korea, Germany, and Poland, amongst others. His video short “Sliding Whites” has received an honorable mention from the WRO 05, 11th International Media Art Biennale, Wroclaw, Poland. He serves as board member of Videotage, Hong Kong and taught in Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Kwun Tong). Eric has a broad interest in animation, video, installation and interactive art. He loves to create interesting spectacles and to transform human perception and experience to sensational levels by means of technology. He explores media in a raw and primitive perspective.