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Calligraphy by Nobuyoshi Araki<br />

Lee Ka-sing


doublespread<br />

a notebook with double images


Lee Ka-sing 李 家 昇 , a photo-based artist grew up in Hong Kong and resides in Toronto, Canada since 1997.<br />

He was the co-founder of DISLOCATION (1992, with Lau Ching-ping and Holly Lee). In 1995, Ka-sing and<br />

Holly founded OP Print Program, the project covers a cross-section, with original photographs, produced<br />

by the Hong Kong contemporary photographers in the nineties. Lee Ka-sing was awarded “Artist of the<br />

Year” (1989) by Hong Kong Artists’ Guild, and the Fellowship for Artistic Development (1999) presented by<br />

Hong Kong Arts Development Council. Selected monographs include Thirty-one Photographs (1993, Photo<br />

Art), Forty Poems, photographs 1995-98 (1998, Ocean & Pounds, Hong Kong Arts Development Council<br />

Publication Grant), The Language of Fruits and Vegetables (2004, Hong Kong Heritage Museum), De ci de là<br />

des choses (2006, Editions You-Feng).<br />

In Summer 2019, Sotheby’s gallery Hong Kong presented “Vision of Hong Kong from Two Generations: Yau<br />

Leung and Lee Ka-sing”. The exhibition included two series of Lee Ka-sing’s creative work on Hong Kongdiptychs<br />

(2016-17) and vintage silver photographs (1996-97). Lee Ka-sing’s work is in private and public<br />

collections, and in museums such as Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, M+ Museum and Hong<br />

Kong Heritage Museum.

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