South Ho Siu Nam

b. 1984, Hong Kong

South Ho Siu Nam’s artistic practice began with photography and has since evolved to the inclusion of performance, drawing, and mixed media installations. His works encompass the wonders and helplessness of living, the spirituality of existence, as well as the socio-political awareness of Hong Kong.

Ho participated in group exhibitions in various international institutions, including Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei (Taipei, 2021); National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Seoul, 2020); Asia Society (Hong Kong, 2019); Hong Kong Arts Centre (Hong Kong, 2019); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, 2018); PHOTOFAIRS (San Francisco, 2018); Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textile (Hong Kong, 2018); Para Site (Hong Kong, 2018); LOOK/17 Liverpool International Photography Festival (Liverpool, 2017); Museum Folkwang (Essen, 2015); Casal Solleric (Palma de Mallorca, 2015) and Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (Yamanashi, 2014).

In 2022, Ho co-founded NewPark, as a revamp of 100 ft. PARK, a non-commercial art space dedicated to providing an open platform for exhibiting and sharing art. In 2009, he was awarded the Hong Kong Contemporary Art Biennial Awards. Ho’s work is collected by the Burger Collection, M+, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Publications by Ho include Space and Energy (commissioned by Tai Kwun, 2017), good day good night (2015), and Every Daily (2013). Ho currently lives and works in Hong Kong.

Videos (4)
M+, Unlocking Hidden Patterns: South Ho's Exploration of Tin Shui Wai
PS Paid Studio Visits: South Ho
Wan Chai Grammatica, Episode Five: Artist Sharing
MILL6CHAT, Archiving The Mills Through The Lens