7th Guest Lecture in Creative Media Colloquium this semester with Jolene Mok
Date: 25th November, 2014 (Tuesday)
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:30pm
Venue : M6094 Future Cinema Studio (6/F, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre)
What is it like to live a life as an artist?
Alumni sharing :
Jolene will tell her own stories about her works, art practice and residency experiences around the world.
About Jolene Mok:
Jolene Mok earned her M.F.A. in Experimental & Documentary Arts at Duke University in 2013. She has been exposed to an interdisciplinary learning and working environment since her undergraduate education in the School of Creative Media through her major in the Critical Inter-Media Laboratory (2003-2007). Since 2006, Jolene’s video art pieces have been shown worldwide. Her other research creations have traveled to academic conferences in Japan, Finland, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, Brazil, & U.S.
Jolene is currently on itinerant taking part in artist-in-residency programs and she is happy to go to wherever the world welcomes her to go. She was a guest residency artist in U.S., Finland, Korea, Iceland, Norway, and she also joined a major scientific research expedition aboard a world-class Research Vessel to explore deep-sea seeps across Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean. In 2013, she took part in The Arctic Circle expedition sailing the waters of the intl. territory of Svalbard, an Arctic archipelago just 10 degrees latitude from the north pole.