Eric Fok’s (b.1990, Macau) works are a unique blend of tradition and modernity. Using a technical pen and paper that is aged using tea, he integrates ancient maps with modern constructions. Fok’s works look and feel distinctly antique, rooted in the histories of his home region Macau and Hong Kong, fused with colonial themes of early modern Portugal and Britain.Read More
Fok completed his MFA at the Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan University of Arts, and his Bachelor of Visual Art, Fine Arts/Art Education at Macao Polytechnic Institute (2013). He was a finalist in the Sovereign Asian Art Prize 2019.
His works are held by the Museum of the Orient in Portugal, the Macau Government Headquarters and the Cultural Affairs Bureau of the Macau SAR, MGM Cotai, Soho House Hong Kong and in private collections worldwide. Eric Fok has exhibited with the Osage Art Foundation, Hong Kong University Museum and Art Gallery, Museum Of The Orient, Portugal, Tainan Art Museum, Taiwan, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, China, Hexiang Ning Art Museum, China.
Text courtesy Karin Weber Gallery.