Chow Yiu-fai, “The Inevitable Five Ways to Remix the Chronological”, 2013
Chow Yiu Fai
The Inevitable I: Five Ways to Remix the Chronological, 2013 (stills from video)
2 framed images, 3 videos, 1 text foil
Images: 42,5 x 39,4 cm and 40 x 27,3 cm; videos 1‘ 43“ each
Chow Yiu Fai (b. 1961 in Hong Kong) Chow Yiu Fai is a song lyricist based in Hong Kong. He graduated in English and Comparative Literature from the University of Hong Kong and obtained his PhD by the University of Amsterdam in 2011.His publications include 18 Transformations (collection of lyrics, 2007), Suddenly Ten Years (2010), a creative exercise 7749 (2011), and If We Are Afraid of Nothing (2012). In the past he has worked for the Information Services Department of the Hong Kong government, Asian Arts Festival, Ming Pao and Commercial Radio. He moved to Holland in 1992, where he worked as a host and editor for the Dutch government’s Chinese programme. He is currently a professor in the Department of Humanities and Creative Writing of Hong Kong Baptist University.